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Definition of Gallery
GalleryGallery Gal"ler*y, n.; pl. Galleries. [F. galerie, It.
galleria, fr. LL. galeria gallery, perh. orig., a festal
hall, banquetting hall; cf. OF. galerie a rejoicing, fr.
galer to rejoice. Cf. Gallant, a.]
1. A long and narrow corridor, or place for walking; a
connecting passageway, as between one room and another;
also, a long hole or passage excavated by a boring or
2. A room for the exhibition of works of art; as, a picture
gallery; hence, also, a large or important collection of
paintings, sculptures, etc.
3. A long and narrow platform attached to one or more sides
of public hall or the interior of a church, and supported
by brackets or columns; -- sometimes intended to be
occupied by musicians or spectators, sometimes designed
merely to increase the capacity of the hall.
4. (Naut.) A frame, like a balcony, projecting from the stern
or quarter of a ship, and hence called stern gallery or
quarter gallery, -- seldom found in vessels built since
5. (Fort.) Any communication which is covered overhead as
well as at the sides. When prepared for defense, it is a
6. (Mining) A working drift or level.
Whispering gallery. See under Whispering.
Meaning of Gallery from wikipedia
to: Groups Gallery
(band), an American
soft rock band of the 1970s Albums Gallery
(Elaiza album), 2014 album Gallery
- A rogues' gallery
(or rogues gallery
) is a police collection
of mug shots
or other images
of criminal suspects
kept for identification
purposes. In 1855...
- The National Gallery
is an art museum
in Trafalgar Square
in the City of Westminster, in Central
in 1824, it houses
- Night Gallery
is an American anthology television series
on NBC from December
16, 1970, to May 27, 1973, featuring stories
is the sixth studio album
by American death metal
Corpse. It was released
in 1998 through Metal Blade
Records. It is...
- Movie Gallery
, Inc. (former NASDAQ ticker symbol
MOVI) was the second largest movie
and game rental company
in the United States
and Canada, behind
is a contemporary
art gallery owned
Gagosian. The gallery exhibits
some of the most influential artists
of the 20th and...
- A peanut gallery
was, in the days of vaudeville, a nickname
for the cheapest
and ostensibly rowdiest seats
in the theater, the occupants
was an American
soft rock band, formed
in Detroit, Michigan
by Jim Gold. While Gallery
of songs, they are most famous
- Serpentine Galleries
are two contemporary
Gardens, Hyde Park, Central
the Serpentine Gallery
and the Serpentine...
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