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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tavern  \Tav"ern\,  n.  [OE.  taverne,  F.  taverne,  from  L.  taberna  a 
  hut,  booth,  tavern.  Cf  {Table},  {Tabernacle}.] 
  A  public  house  where  travelers  and  other  transient  guests  are 
  accomodated  with  rooms  and  meals;  an  inn;  a  hotel; 
  especially,  in  modern  times,  a  public  house  licensed  to  sell 
  liquor  in  small  quantities. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  tavern 
  n  :  a  building  with  a  bar  that  is  licensed  to  sell  alcoholic 
  drinks 




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