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Definition of caravansary noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    caravansary

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌkærəˈvænsəri//
     
    (pl. caravansaries) (also caravanserai
    NAmE//ˌkærəˈvænsəˌraɪ//
     
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  1. 1in the past, a place where travelers could stay in desert areas of Asia and N. Africa
  2. 2(formal) a group of people traveling together