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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of two apartments adjoining the ancient stage, probably used as dressing rooms.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of two apartments adjoining the stage, probably used as robing rooms.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In class.antiq., the projecting structure on either side of the stage of a theater, including, besides apartments, the door or opening (parodos) by which the chorus entered the orchestra.

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New Latin, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)

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