war room
noun Date: 1914 1. a room at a military headquarters where maps showing the current status of troops in battle are maintained 2. a room (as at a business headquarters) used for conferences and planning that is often specially equipped (as with computers, or charts)

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  • War room — 1. a room in a military headquarters to which the current status of military operations is reported from the field, and the situation is evaluated, as by use of maps showing the locations of all relevant military units, both friendly and hostile …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • war room — n. a room in the building of a military, political, or business organization equipped with the technical means to gather information, plan strategy, direct activities, etc., esp. for a military or political campaign …   English World dictionary

  • war room — noun a room where strategic decisions are made (especially for military or political campaigns) • Hypernyms: ↑room * * * I. noun : a room at a military headquarters where situation maps are maintained II. noun : a room (as in a business… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • war room — 1. a room at a military headquarters in which strategy is planned and current battle situations are monitored. 2. any room of similar function, as in a civilian or business organization. * * * …   Universalium

  • War Room — Eine Kommandozentrale ist ein Gebäude, Raum, Zelt oder eine sonstige, speziell eingerichtete Örtlichkeit, welche dazu dient, militärische und/oder technische Vorgänge zentral zu steuern und zu koordinieren. Im militärischen Sinne ist die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • war room — command center for a war, location where a war is planned …   English contemporary dictionary

  • war room — noun a) A command center; a single location which serves as the point of coordination for military activities. b) By extension, a single location from which any activity is directed …   Wiktionary

  • War Room (video game) — Infobox VG| title = War Room developer = NAP Consumer Electronics publisher = Probe 2000 designer = Robert S. Harris engine = released = 1983 genre = Strategy game modes = Single player ratings = platforms = ColecoVision media = cartridge… …   Wikipedia

  • War Room (Wally Hedrick) — The War Room (1967/68 2002), by Wally Hedrick (1928 2003), consists of eight canvases approximately 5. 5’ wide and 11’ tall, all painted a deep black. Hedrick referred to these canvases as “wounded veterans.” These canvases are bolted together to …   Wikipedia

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