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dorm

A shortening of "dormitory," a building that houses students, as on a college campus. Yeah, I know Jen, she lives in my dorm. My friends headed back to the dorm after class, but I went to pick up my mail instead.

dorm

n. a dormitory. Fred lives in a co-ed dorm.
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The novel, a children's book, is partially based on the author's own experience as a dorm student at a boarding school in Ooty, a hill station in Southern India.
If you are moving to the UAE for higher studies and your university does not have a dorm facility, there are a few private student accomodations available as well.
Through the program, UCLA freshman can enter to win a Dorm Room Makeover plus $500 to use toward books and campus supplies.
Iten senior principal magistrate Hezron Nyaberi was told the accused told a schoolmate he would bring down a dorm. After 20 minutes, a dormitory went up in flames.
Colorful beddings and fluffy pillows with a gallery wall are sure to make a dorm oozing with style and comfort.
"There is a demand for a dorm room to be a reflection of me and personality and how it was at home.
It's common to only think of a single headboard when designing a dorm room, but many times I have used queen headboards in many dorm arrangements and positioned them on the long side of the mattress against the wall as a daybed.
SWOL Safe - A dorm safe is an essential that the college student will not want to go without.
MUE[currency] (CyHAN)- Terrorists from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) has set a dorm in eastern province of MuE- on fire, injuring at least one student.
The school also bought 726 Broadway, and a 21-story building at 23rd Street and Third Avenue, which is now a dorm.
Ten years ago, the facility was selected to house the special population, and added on an 18-bed infirmary, a 57-bed assisted living dorm, a larger ancillary-care dorm, a dorm for diabetics and a dorm for other special-needs inmates.
They just finished their freshman year at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., where they shared a dorm room.
So, if a student wants to turn on the feature while, say, walking back to a dorm late at night, campus security can "watch" her progress remotely to make sure she arrives on time and safely.
A Dorm HQ fixture and signs with the tag line, "everything you need for your dorm," was the centerpiece of the housewares section that opened the home department at a Macy's store in Elmhurst, N.Y.
But freshmen at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., have a new option this year--to live in a dorm hall where roommates are matched without regard to gender.