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exhibition room

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  • exhibition room
  • museum
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upper circle

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spectators at a golf or tennis match

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a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)

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a room or series of rooms where works of art are exhibited

a long usually narrow room used for some specific purpose

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a covered corridor (especially one extending along the wall of a building and supported with arches or columns)

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narrow recessed balcony area along an upper floor on the interior of a building

a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine

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He unashamedly plays to the gallery with broad and inoffensive humour but he did take one major risk on the night, a crack at the Bridgend suicides.
It plays to the gallery -and some members of that particular gallery have long memories when it comes to this sort of thing.
on the chin, of course, as a budding young actor plays to the gallery and wonders: "When do we start on Spartacus?
He doesn't set out not his own case for being the commissioner for Northumbria Police, but rather he plays to the gallery over one case, admittedly a horrific case but still only one case.
As I read your letter, I imagined each little scenario in your office - the ranting manager, the good-looker who knows the effect he has on people and who plays to the gallery.