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1 Lobby or entrance-hall of a theatre or other public building.

2 Area outside the auditorium for the audience to meet, promenade, mingle, talk, etc. It acts as a sound-barrier between the exterior and the auditorium.

3 Any public area in a large public or civic building between the exterior and the main parts of the building, i.e. an extended entrance-hall.

4 Room for gatherings or meetings.

5 Room for meetings, especially of actors and performers, in a theatre.

Subjects: Architecture.


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