waiting area

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Noun1.waiting area - a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can waitwaiting area - a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait
cloakroom - a private lounge off of a legislative chamber
departure lounge - lounge where passengers can await departure
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
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There also will be a children's waiting area, office space for the county counsel, a children's law center and offices for those who work on juvenile cases: prosecutors, public defenders, alternate public defenders, court-appointed special advocates and personnel from the Department of Children and Family Services, Sheriff's Department and Probation Department.
Fees will be collected only if the driver books the time of entering the border checkpoint from the waiting area.
Each Sport Clips contains sports memorabilia, sports-themed decor, a big-screen TV in the waiting area, "guy-smart" stylists, and each chair has a television tuned to sports programming.
The new paediatric treatment and waiting areas will improve how we care for our younger patients by providing a separate area in the ED with six patient beds, two consultation rooms and a private sub-waiting area separate to the emergency departments main waiting area, Mr Corbell said.
Delmer Nielson, a volunteer at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, greets Saugus resident Johanna Ludena at the emergency room waiting area.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center together with LEGO Systems, officially opened the newly renovated waiting area in the Charter Oak Health Center at CCMC Thursday night.
The main entrance to the facilities waiting area opens up from the I.
The emergency room project entails building new lobby and triage areas, and converting the current waiting area into space for 28 to 40 additional emergency room beds, Hill said.
The newly renovated emergency department will open in the spring of 2006 and will include a larger waiting area for families and more patient treatment rooms.
About 2,000 people were evacuated from part of Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday night when officials found an unknown substance on a chair in a waiting area in the lower part of the Tom Bradley International Terminal about 10:20 p.
The walls of his waiting area are lined with portraits of guests who are all smiles, showcasing Kelly's work.