vomitory

Definitions

Construction

  • An opening dividing a bank of seats to provide access to and egress from an aisle.

Theater

  • In a theater-in-the-round, a gangway running underneaththe auditorium to provide access to the stage. The term comes fromthe ancient Roman theater, when it referred to a large door in anamphitheatre. In the modern theater it is sometimes abbreviatedto vom.
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