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Miscellaneous rooms

airlock

noun

a small room with controlled air pressure that you use to move between two places with different air pressure

antechamber

noun

an anteroom

anteroom

noun

a small room that leads to a larger and more important room

atrium

noun

a large open hall that goes up through all the levels of a building to the roof, which is usually made of glass

boiler room

noun

an area or room that contains one or more boilers for producing power or hot water

boiler room

noun

a room from which people try to sell products or services of little or no value, usually by telephone, and often by using unfair or illegal methods

booth

noun

an enclosed space, big enough for one person, where you can do something without other people seeing or hearing you, especially vote or make a phone call

chamber

noun

a room used for a particular purpose

changing room

noun

a room in which people can change their clothes before and after playing a sport

control room

noun

a room that contains equipment used for operating machines or organizing an activity that involves a lot of people

cubicle

noun

a small enclosed area in a room, separated from the rest of the room by thin walls or curtains

dressing room

noun

a room used by a performer or sports players for preparing for a performance or game

entryway

noun

a room that you pass through to go into the main part of a building

extension

noun

an extra room or rooms added to a building

holy of holies

noun

a place or room where only a few people are allowed to go

kitchen

noun

a room where you prepare and cook food, and wash dishes

kitchenette

noun

a small area used as a kitchen

lair

noun

the room or home of a frightening or dangerous person

lantern

noun

a room at the top of a lighthouse that contains the light

rotunda

noun

a round building or room, especially one that has a dome (=a curved roof)

shoebox

noun

a very small house or room

shower

noun

a small room or area with a shower

studio

noun

a room in which an artist such as a painter or sculptor works

vestibule

noun

a room between the outside door and the main part of a building or house

these four walls

used for talking about the room that you are in

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