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loft

1. the space inside a roof
2. a gallery, esp one for the choir in a church
3. a room over a stable used to store hay
4. an upper storey of a warehouse or factory, esp when converted into living space
5. a raised house or coop in which pigeons are kept
6. Sport
a. (in golf) the angle from the vertical made by the club face to give elevation to a ball
b. elevation imparted to a ball
c. a lofting stroke or shot

Loft

An open space beneath a roof often used for storage; one of the upper floors of a warehouse or factory, typically unobstructed except for columns, with high ceilings; the upper space in a church, choir or organ loft.

loft

[lȯft]
(building construction)
An upper part of a building.
A work area in a factory or warehouse.
(textiles)
The quality of resilience possessed by wool that permits it to return to its original shape after deformation.
The degree of bulkiness of manufactured fibers and blends.

loft

1. Unceiled space beneath a roof, often used for storage. Also see attic, garret.
2. Upper space in a barn, e.g., cockloft, hayloft.
3. Upper space in a church or concert hall, e.g., choir loft, organ loft. Also see rood loft.
4. Unpartitioned space in a loft building.
5. In a theater stagehouse, the space between the top of the proscenium and the grid.
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Boasting upper floor ceiling heights of approximately 11 1/2 feet and natural light on three sides on many of its floors, the property is comprised of commercial loft space on the upper floors and valuable retail space on the ground floor and mezzanine levels.
The unit, situated on the sixth floor of an 11-story commercial loft, contains 4,500 s/f, partially exposed brick walls, a full kitchen, 1.
The second level has three commercial lofts with 14 foot ceilings as well.
Nowadays, more and more owners entrust their pigeons to commercial lofts such as the one in Ba Li, where all the birds are fed and trained in a uniform manner.
The Torizawa family owned the Granada Fish Company, a seafood wholesaler, before it was renovated into residential and commercial lofts earlier this year.
A five-story commercial building at 125 Fifth Avenue with ground-floor retail and commercial lofts above is on the market with an asking price of $24 million.
Where zoning doesn't allow residential units, a former garment warehouse is being converted into commercial lofts.
Built in 1854, it consists of a doctor's office on the ground floor, floor-through commercial lofts on floors two and three, and a residential owner's duplex on floors four and five with a private roof deck.

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