Definition of museum in English:
- Yet public interest in visiting such museums and historical sites is not always so keen.
- Often the museums are set in buildings that have as much interest as the things they contain.
- The software will be of interest to schools and museums, as well as town planners.
Early 17th century (denoting a university building, specifically one erected at Alexandria by Ptolemy Soter): via Latin from Greek mouseion 'seat of the Muses', based on mousa 'muse'.
Words that rhyme with museumathenaeum, atheneum, coliseum, Liam, lyceum, mausoleum, peritoneum, propylaeum, Te Deum
- British & World English dictionary
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