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aisle

a lateral division in a church flanking the nave or chancel

Aisle

The circulatory space flanking and parallel to the nave in a church, separated from it by a row of columns; a walkway between seats in a theater, auditorium, or other place of public assembly.

aisle

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(architecture)
A passageway between or alongside blocks of seats, as in an auditorium.
One of the parts of a basilica which are located at the sides of the nave, with each aisle separated from it by a row of columns.

aisle

1. A longitudinal passage between sections of seats in an auditorium or church.
2. In a church, the space flanking and parallel to the nave; usually separated from it by columns, intended primarily for circulation but sometimes containing seats.
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The advantages of plastic are well-known, and we can expect that plastic bags will be with us in the checkout aisle - and in landfills and along roads - for a "long, long time.
Multiple island merchandisers, looking like free-standing endcaps combined with short shelving, are featured in the checkout aisle in several of its larger stores, and the number of stores involved is growing.
Our customers all across the Southeast are generously helping their neighbors affected by hurricanes by donating at the checkout aisle whenever they shop.
Stores achieve higher sales when phone cards are placed for sale on every checkout aisle, along with clipstrips in greeting card aisles, bakery, pharmacy and seasonal displays.
Outside the seasonal aisle, locations for shippers include the checkout aisle and the bakery and floral departments.
Now you'll have to buy that magazine because you won't have time to read it while lingering in the checkout aisle.
In the Coles Myer supermarket application, two MicroTouch displays will be configured at each checkout aisle.
In particular, supermarkets have made a statement in the High-impulse and high-profit battery category for years by placing the products in the checkout aisle and backing that up with a complete display in-aisle.
He admits to having taken the idea from a discount store chain that sets up fixtures in the checkout aisle for last-minute purchases.
Sway adds that retailers should give more consideration to placing free-standing checkout merchandisers in the checkout aisle a few feet away from the registers.
The checkout aisle nearest the produce department is bordered by a large bulk candy display.