enfilade

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Synonyms for enfilade

gunfire directed along the length rather than the breadth of a formation

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rake or be in a position to rake with gunfire in a lengthwise direction

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Indeed, even while finding one's way to the space, then navigating the club's labyrinthine halls, enfilades of overstuffed parlors and dining rooms, and tucked-away elevator (and perhaps happening upon the likes of an elaborate juried showing of work by members of the Pastel Society of America, as my friend and I did on our visit), one is made aware of just how regulated--and boring, for all their spectacular size and design--most of our art venues have become.