-orium suffix repr. n. sg. of L. -ōrius, used in sbs. denoting ‘place of …’, ‘thing used or requisite for …’, as in auditorium, crematorium, sanatorium, and in such techn. terms as sensorium seat of sensation. Cf. -ORY1.
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