from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A room in a house or institution suited for games, dancing, or other kinds of recreation.
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- n. a room equipped for informal entertaining
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Hurried visits to the six bedrooms upstairs and the recreation room on the lower level confirmed the fact.