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ballroom (n.)

also ball-room, "a room designed or set aside for dancing parties," 1724, from ball (n.2) + room (n.). Ballroom dancing is attested by 1872.

updated on March 29, 2017

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Definitions of ballroom from WordNet

ballroom (n.)
large room used mainly for dancing;
Synonyms: dance hall / dance palace
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