winning-gallery

winning gallery

noun Court Tennis.
a winning opening on the hazard side, below the penthouse and farthest from the dedans. Compare dedans ( def 1 ), grille ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1875–80

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winning gallery
 
n
real tennis the gallery farthest from the net on either side of the court, into which any shot played wins a point

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