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corridor

cor·ri·dor

corridor

 
pronunciation:
ka r dr [or] ko r dr [or] ko r dor
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a hall or passageway between two rows of rooms or compartments.
Our hotel room was at the end of a long corridor.
synonyms:
hall, hallway, passageway
similar words:
aisle, gallery, passage
definition 2: a passageway, as from an inland country through a neighboring country to the sea.
This region serves as a corridor for the pipelines.
synonyms:
passageway
similar words:
defile, isthmus, passage
definition 3: a predetermined route of passage for aircraft.
The flew the corridor over the Hudson River.
synonyms:
air lane, airway
similar words:
lane, route
Word Parts
The word corridor contains the following part:
cur1, curr, cor1, corr, curs, cour1, cours Latin root that means to run