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Veranda vs. Porch

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Verandanoun

A gallery, platform, or balcony, usually roofed and often partly enclosed, extending along the outside of a building.

Porchnoun

(architecture) A covered and enclosed entrance to a building, whether taken from the interior, and forming a sort of vestibule within the main wall, or projecting without and with a separate roof.

Verandanoun

An open, roofed gallery or portico, adjoining a dwelling house, forming an out-of-door sitting room. See Loggia.

‘The house was of adobe, low, with a wide veranda on the three sides of the inner court.’;

Porchnoun

A portico; a covered walk.

Verandanoun

a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)

Porchnoun

A covered and inclosed entrance to a building, whether taken from the interior, and forming a sort of vestibule within the main wall, or projecting without and with a separate roof. Sometimes the porch is large enough to serve as a covered walk. See also Carriage porch, under Carriage, and Loggia.

‘The graceless Helen in the porch I spiedOf Vesta's temple.’;

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Veranda

A veranda or verandah is a roofed, open-air gallery or porch, attached to the outside of a building. A veranda is often partly enclosed by a railing and frequently extends across the front and sides of the structure.Although the form verandah is correct and very common, some authorities prefer the version without an (the Concise Oxford English Dictionary gives the version as a variant and The Guardian Style Guide says ).

‘h’; ‘h’; ‘veranda not verandah’;

Porchnoun

A portico; a covered walk.

‘Repair to Pompey's porch, where you shall find find us.’;

Porchnoun

a structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance

Porch

A porch (from Old French porche, from Latin porticus , from porta ) is a room or gallery located in front of an entrance of a building. A porch is placed in front of the facade of a building it commands, and forms a low front.

‘colonnade’; ‘passage’;

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