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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
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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.
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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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Fifteen-foot-high ceilings and Corinthian columns evoke the feeling of an industrial loft, softened by the warmth of the unfinished walnut floors and dressed up by the elegant grey-blue walls.
In keeping with the industrial loft character of the existing building, 860 Washington is conceived as a series of stacked open-plan loft spaces with expansive views to the East, South, and West through 11-foot-high glazing.
Some of the units are "industrial loft" style with concrete floors and exposed timber beams, while others offer a high degree of finish including rich woodwork and moldings.
In the Industrial Loft group, the units have a maplewood frame in square, vertical or horizontal sizes that feature stainless steel rods, on which two or four laminated shelves slide for displaying items.
Several suppliers made major product statements: Carolina Mirror repositioned itself and offered a good-better-best presentation of several lifestyle themes in formal and casual; Artisan House used resin, artglass, wood and other materials; and Franklin Home debuted a major release in Industrial Loft looks, Robert Sonneman silver art-deco style, and many whimsical pieces.
pension fund clients, acquired a vacant four-story industrial loft building at 47-16 Austell Place in the Factory District of Long Island City, Queens for approximately $13.5 million.
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