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press gallery

noun
1.
a press section, especially in a legislative chamber.
2.
the group of news reporters present or qualified to be present in this section.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • Although no senator took up his offer, reporters in the press gallery did by sending notes to the floor.
  • On my way over to the press gallery, two members stopped me this morning to tell me their horror stories.
British Dictionary definitions for press gallery

press gallery

noun
1.
an area set apart for newspaper reporters, esp in a legislative assembly
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