parlour(redirected from milking parlours)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
1. Old-fashioned a living room, esp one kept tidy for the reception of visitors
2. a reception room in a priest's house, convent, etc.
3. Chiefly US, Canadian, and NZ a room or shop equipped as a place of business
4. Caribbean a small shop, esp one selling cakes and nonalcoholic drinks
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005