noun (galler, ies)
- A, institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of work of art, works of art.
- An establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art.
- uppermost, Uppermost seating area projecting from the rear or side walls of a theater, concert hall, or auditorium.
(Venice) A small long, narrow boat with a high prow and stern, propelled with a single oar.
- An enclosed car attached to a cable mechanically lifted up the side of a mountain; an enclosed ski-lift.
- A type of train-car with short sides, open on top.
- The car of a hot-air balloon or zeppelin.
(uncountable) The harvested seeds of various grass-related food crops eg: wheat, corn, barley.
We stored a thousand tons of for the winter.
(countable) A single seed of grain.
a of wheat
(context, countable, uncountable) The crops from which grain is harvested.
The fields were planted with .
(uncountable) A linear texture of a material or surface.
Cut along the of the wood.
a of sand
(countable) A single particle of a substance.
a of salt
(uncountable) A very small unit of weight, in England equal to 1/480 of an ounce troy, 0.0648 grams or, to be more exact, 64.79891 milligrams. A carat grain or pearl grain is 1/4 carat or 50 milligrams. The old French grain was 1/9216 livre or 53.11 milligrams, and in the mesures usuelles permitted from 1812 to 1839, with the livre redefined as 500 grams, it was 54.25 milligrams.
(materials) a region within a material having a single crystal structure or direction