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utility room

Syllabification: u·til·i·ty room

Definition of utility room in English:

noun

A room equipped with appliances for washing and other domestic work.
Example sentences
  • Behind the dining room are the utility room and family bathroom, both with tiled floors.
  • Also off the hall is a utility room plumbed for a washing machine and dryer.
  • Off the kitchen is a utility room, so the washing machine and dryer are kept out of view and earshot.

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