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picture palace

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Definition of picture palace in English:

noun

British dated
A cinema.
Example sentences
  • Although he has lived in Australia for 30 years, he will never forget his trips to the picture palace.
  • Such disregard for the traditions of the picture palace was hard to take.
  • Tonight's unique fireworks display, reflected against the wall of the old building, will be the highlight of a grand goodbye to what was once the town's most splendid picture palace.

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