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noun [C] uk   /ˈɡæl.ər.i/  us   /-ɚ-/

gallery noun [C] (BUILDING)

B1 a room or building that is used for showing works of art, sometimes so that they can be sold: the National Portrait Gallery a contemporary art gallery
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gallery noun [C] (RAISED AREA)

a raised area around the sides or at the back of a large room that provides extra space for people to sit or stand, or the highest floor in a theatre that contains the cheapest seats
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