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kursaal Line breaks: kur|saal
Pronunciation: /ˈkʊəsɑːl/

Definition of kursaal in English:


(In Germany) a public building at a spa, in which entertainment is provided.


Mid 19th century: from German, from Kur 'cure' + Saal 'room'.

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