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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small individual study area in a library.

Usage examples (39)
  • Each powered carrel is specially marked.
  • Dale smiled wanly and went back to his study carrel.
  • He swung on his heel then, and flew out of the carrel.
  • My dining room looked like a carrel at a psych library. for more
Tutoring comment
  • After studying all day in the "carrel" (small cubicle used for individual study in the library), she went to the "carole" (a round dance) where they also sang a beautiful "carol" (joyous Christmas song).
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