guildhall(redirected from guildhalls)
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a. the hall of a guild or corporation
b. a town hall
2. the meeting place of a medieval guild
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
A place of assembly for a society of craftsmen or merchants for their mutual assistance; an outgrowth of similar medieval organizations or guilds.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.