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control room

[kən′trōl ‚rüm]
(communications)
A room from which engineers and production people control and direct a television or radio program or a sound-recording session; the room is adjacent to the main studios and separated from them by large soundproof glass windows.
(engineering)
A room from which space flights are directed.

control room, console room

A small room, in or adjacent to an auditorium, having a view of the stage, in which the lighting or sound-control consoles are located.
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Chief Insp Murray said the move gave them the opportunity to update 20-year-old equipment in the old police CCTV control room in Cardiff central police station.
The new Force Control Room Birmingham will handling all incidents on the rail system covering England, Scotland and Wales, outside of London and the South East.