corridor corridor  /ˈkɔ rə dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an enclosed passageway; rooms usually open onto it

Usage(s):

  1. Back in the U Street corridor's heyday, the place to be on a Saturday night was the Lincoln Theatre.
  2. As the Japanese withdrew from their hard-won corridor through South China, the Chinese Army, cleaning up scattered resistance, cautiously advanced in their wake.
  3. There, Sethi was helping his orthopedic patients wobble down the corridor on their crutches, and Chandra was teaching lepers to make handicrafts.

News

  1. Holmen Drive corridor plan gets APA honor

    Holmen’s innovative concept for its Hwy. 35 corridor development plan is being recognized for its vision of intergovernmental cooperation and long-term regional planning.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Onalaska Holmen Courier-Life

  2. Property owners spared from Connective Corridor fee, Syracuse Common Council votes proposal down

    Property owners along the Connective Corridor can breathe a sigh of relief, at least for now. The Syracuse Common Council voted down a proposed tax fee for businesses on the Connective Corridor at a special meeting on Thursday, 6 to 1.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNYCentral.com

  3. The Corridor Group Announces Talent Solutions Offering

    San Francisco, CA -- The Corridor Group (TCG), a leading professional services firm for home care and hospice organizations, announces the expansion of its executive search, interim management and leadership ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The Hudson flight corridor must not continue to be the Wild West," said Rep. Nadler, whose own remarks were interrupted by the noise of a helicopter roaring overhead.
    on Aug 10, 2009 By: Jerrold Nadler Source: FOXNews

  2. Mr Roozendaal said a morning peak northbound bus lane south of the bridge, a pedestrian overpass, the widening of key intersections and moving 20 car spaces on Military Road would "deliver reliability and improvements to this challenging corridor".
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Eric Roozendaal Source: The Canberra Times

  3. "The first policeman heard shots fired on the first floor. They ...... went up and caught a glimpse of the gunman, who shot at them and fled," Rech said. "He is then believed to have shot two more teachers in the corridor."
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: Heribert Rech Source: AFP

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