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dormitory

1. US a building, esp at a college or camp, providing living and sleeping accommodation
2. Brit denoting or relating to an area from which most of the residents commute to work (esp in the phrase dormitory suburb)

Dormitory

A multiple-occupancy building which contains a series of sleeping rooms, bathrooms, and common areas.

dormitory

A place, building, or room to sleep in.
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By using elements from a dorm room and adding to them, one can easily blend an old life with a new one in style.
Their dorm rooms "will be one of the smallest spaces kids will have to fit into," Minteer said.
Based on the questionnaire data from Phase I, 238 dorm rooms with 473 students were inspected and measured in Phase II.
was with Clementi in the college freshman's dorm room the night of September 19, 2010 when Dharun Ravi used his webcam to peek for a few seconds at the two men kissing.
Most dorm rooms have a phone connection, so students can bring a portable phone.
After settling on bedding, coming up with accessories for the rest of a dorm room should be easy with the range of products available today.
In a visit to Bed Bath & Beyond here in Manhattan, a shopper would find dorm room bedding with an Indian-inspired theme.
Over the next few weeks, we could barely stand to be in the dorm room with each other.
doesn't have Ethernet jacks in every dormitory room, but one dorm room and all main campus buildings with academic classrooms have wireless capability.
Walking into my new home, a small dorm room crowded with plain furniture and off-white walls, I met Erica, a curly haired Jewish girl from South Miami Beach, Florida.
Danby Products president Brent Duke envisions the refrigerators for "the apartment dweller, the college dorm room, the entertainment center and game room.
Eliminating the need for a bulky desktop PC while adding the flexibility to remain mobile, the metallic blue Satellite A25-S279 is a powerful desktop replacement notebook PC that is a welcome addition to any college dorm room or home office environment.