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chat·room

 (chăt′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
n.
A site on a computer network where online conversations are held in real time by a number of users.

chatroom

(ˈtʃætˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
n
(Communications & Information) a site on the internet, or another computer network, where users have group discussions by electronic mail, typically about one subject
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Noun1.chatroom - a site on the internet where a number of users can communicate in real time (typically one dedicated to a particular topic)chatroom - a site on the internet where a number of users can communicate in real time (typically one dedicated to a particular topic)
internet site, web site, website, site - a computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web; "the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers"
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The 12-year-old, from Rumney, Cardiff, is on her computer every day but uses it to e-mail, play games and to do research for school work but does not want to meet new friends in a chatroom.
A MIDLAND student killed himself after being brainwashed by members of an internet chatroom who share tips on how to commit suicide.
THIS is the moment when a sick paedophile met a 12-year-old girl he had lured in an internet chatroom.
With a glossary, bulletin board and chatroom, this site will provide all the resources and feedback diabetics and their families and friends need, in one web site.
But almost half of parents fail to monitor websites their children are looking at, leaving them exposed to paedophiles and chatroom danger.
CHILD protection groups are hailing a new plug-in device for home computers that could help parents protect their children from paedophile chatroom stalkers.
Happy Xmas to all the chatroom gang, from the king of the chatroom himself.
My teacher knew him as well so I didn't just know him from the chatroom.
A teenage boy posed as a spy in an internet chatroom to persuade a friend to kill him in an 'extraordinary suicide attempt', a court heard yesterday.
A teenage girl who has disappeared after apparently arranging to meet someone through an internet chatroom, may have visited Cardiff bus station in the last few days.
Their chatroom romance also led to the creation of the first one-stop shop for brides in rural Northumberland, with Michelle as its first customer.
Outside court, police urged anyone who believed they had encountered Lindsell in a chatroom to contact them.