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Meaning of ANTECHAMBER

Pronunciation:  'antee`cheymbur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a large entrance or reception room or area
 

ANTECHAMBER is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: anteroom, entrance hall, foyer, hall, lobby, vestibule
 
 See Also: building, edifice, narthex, room

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\An"te*cham`ber\, n. [Cf. F. antichambre.]
1. A chamber or apartment before the chief apartment and
   leading into it, in which persons wait for audience; an
   outer chamber. See {Lobby}.

2. A space viewed as the outer chamber or the entrance to an
   interior part.

         The mouth, the antechamber to the digestive canal.
                                               --Todd &
                                               Bowman.

 

 

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