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|Noun||1.||diwan - a Muslim council of state|
privy council - an advisory council to a ruler (especially to the British Crown)
|2.||diwan - a collection of Persian or Arabic poems (usually by one author)|
anthology - a collection of selected literary passages
|3.||diwan - a Muslim council chamber or law court|
boardroom, council chamber - a room where a committee meets (such as the board of directors of a company)
chamber - a room where a judge transacts business
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