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gallerynoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡæl.ər.i/  us   /ˈɡæl.ɚ.i/
  • 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
(Definition of gallery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gallery" in American English

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gallerynoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡæl·ə·ri/
  • gallery noun [C] (BUILDING)

a room or building that is used for showing or selling works of art: There are some contemporary art galleries you should visit.
  • 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
(Definition of gallery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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