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bandstand

[band-stand] /ˈbændˌstænd/
noun
1.
a platform, often roofed, for outdoor band performances.
2.
a raised platform in a nightclub, restaurant, etc., used by the members of a band or orchestra while performing.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; band1 + stand
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Examples for bandstand
  • Its central portion includes a dance floor and bandstand underneath a domed skylight.
  • On the bandstand he was invariably the center of attention.
  • Along the boulevard there is a bandstand for summer concerts, a bathhouse and many shade shelters.
  • They gathered around the bandstand to listen to this new music.
British Dictionary definitions for bandstand

bandstand

/ˈbændˌstænd/
noun
1.
a platform for a band, usually out of doors and roofed
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