hall

  1. an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open
  2. a large entrance or reception room or area
  3. a large room for gatherings or entertainment
  4. living quarters at a college or university where students live
  5. the large room of a manor or castle
  6. English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943)
  7. United States child psycholo......

    Hall

    In architecture, a hall is fundamentally a relatively large space enclosed by a roof and walls. In the Iron Age, a mead hall was such a simple building and was the residence of a lord and his retainers. Later, rooms were partitioned from it, so that today the hall of a house is the space inside the front door through which the rooms are reached......
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    hall

    (from the article `Europe, history of`) The chief elements of the royal household were four—the hall, the chamber, the chapel, and the courtyard, with its horses and stables. The whole ...
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    hall

    [n] - English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943) 2. [n] - United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924) 3. [n] - United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from...
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    Hall

    • (n.) The chief room in a castle or manor house, and in early times the only public room, serving as the place of gathering for the lord`s family with the retainers and servants, also for cooking and eating. It was often contrasted with the bower, which was the private or sleeping apartment. • (n.) Cleared passageway in a crowd; -- forme...
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    Hall

    noun United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871)
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    Hall

    [1797 cricketer] Hall (first name and dates unknown) was an English first-class cricketer who was active in the 1790s playing for Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). He is recorded in one first-class match in 1797, totalling 11 runs with a highest score of 11. ==Bibliography== ...
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    Hall

    [concept] The meanings attributed to the word hall have varied over the centuries, as social practices have changed. The word derives from the Old Teutonic (hallâ), where it is associated with the idea of covering or concealing. In modern German it is Halle where it refers to a building but Saal where it refers to a large public room thoug...
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    Hall

    [constructor] Hall was an American racing car constructor. Hall cars competed in one FIA World Championship race - the 1951 Indianapolis 500. ==World Championship Indianapolis 500 results== ...
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    Hall

    [cyclecar] The Hall Cycle and Plating company was a maker of Cycle cars in Waco, Texas from 1914-1915. == History == In 1914, a man named John B. Fisher designed a cyclecar for the Hall Cycle and Plating Company. It had an underslung frame.Lawrence Hall, president of the company, did a test run from Waco to Dallas, covering 104 miles while ...
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    Hall

    Hall (hal) noun [ Middle English halle , hal , Anglo-Saxon heal , heall ; akin to Dutch hal , Old Saxon & Old High German halla , German halle , Icelandic höll , and probably from a root meaning, to hide, conceal, cover. See Hell , ...
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    Hall

    A large building designed for concerts; also called a concert hall.
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    Hall

    General term used for an exposition facility or the exhibit area within a facility.
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    hall

    hall, a communicating passageway or, in medieval buildings, the large main room. In the feudal castle of N Europe it was a single apartment, and in it lord and retainers lounged, ate, and slept. From the hearth in its center the smoke rose to an outlet in the roof. At one end was the raised dais res...
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    Hall

    Meaning as a surname: Someone who worked or lived near a manor house.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20139

    Hall

    principal room or building in a castle, used for meals, meetings and formal occasions. It also served as a sleeping area for servants
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    Hall

    principal room or building in a castle, used for meals, meetings and formal occasions. It also served as a sleeping area for servants
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22129

    Hall

    Principal room or building in complex.
    Found on http://www.castlesontheweb.com/glossary.html

    Hall

    Principal room or building in complex.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20018

    Hall

    The USS Hall was an American Fletcher Class destroyer of 2050 tons displacement built under the 1940-41 programme. The USS Hall was powered by four Babcock and Wilcox boilers providing a top speed of 36 knots. She carried a complement of 353 and was armed with five 5 inch guns; six 40 mm Bofors anti-aircraft guns; ten 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft g...
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    Hall

    United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924)
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