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English definition of “stall”

stall

noun (SEATS)    /stɔːl/ US  /stɑːl/
the stalls [plural] rows of fixed seats in a church, often with the sides and backs connectedChairs and seats UK (US the orchestra) the seats on the main floor of a theatre or cinema, not at a higher level → Compare circle noun, galleryTheatre auditorium and front-of-houseChairs and seats
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