anteroom


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anteroom

a room giving entrance to a larger room, often used as a waiting room

anteroom

A room adjacent to a larger, more important one; frequently used as a waiting area.
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He said: "At last month's EU summit meeting in Brussels, 27 leaders decided the fate of the UK, while the UK Prime Minister waited in an anteroom outside the meeting.
"The risk is that we will end up in a sort of anteroom of the EU, with an orbit around the EU, in a customs union and to a large extent in the single market.
He said: "The risk is that we will end up in a sort of anteroom of the EU, with an orbit around the EU, in a customs union and to a large extent in the single market.
A higher flight of wooden stairs with banisters leads to a 'caida' or anteroom and the 'sala' (living room) fronting the street and flanked by two bedrooms.
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CMF covers 2,000 square feet and includes a Class 10,000 (corresponding to International Organization for Standardization 7) cleanroom with gown-in/gown-out anteroom where all major equipment will remain under continuous monitoring with off-site data backup.
To ensure complete temperature integrity, the facility is equipped with six truck docks, each with inflated curtains and an anteroom as a staging area.
To ensure complete temperature integrity, the facility is equipped with six truck docks, each with inflated curtains and an anteroom as a staging area, while segregated sections within the facility enable storage of pharmaceutical products in compliance with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) guidelines.
"So I went out of the room into this small anteroom where he came at me.
Mr Hookem said he then followed Mr Woolfe out into an anteroom connected to the main meeting room.
Mr Woolfe then removed his jacket and Mr Hookem followed him into an adjoining anteroom.

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