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English definition of “guildhall”

guildhall

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈɡɪld.hɔːl/ us    /-hɑːl/
(in the UK) a building in the centre of a town in which members of a guild met in the past, now often used as a place for meetings or performances or as local government officesPublic buildings
(Definition of guildhall from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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