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corner

noun [C]  us   /ˈkɔr·nər/
the point or angle formed when two lines or surfaces meet: the corner of a table We could put that chair in the far corner of the room. A corner is also a place where two streets meet: I’ll meet you at the corner of Pine and Market at 7:30. A corner can also be a part or area of a place: They lived in a remote corner of Wyoming.

corner

verb [I/T]  us   /ˈkɔr·nər/
to force a person or animal into a place or situation from which there is no escape: [T] After a chase, the police cornered him in a hallway.
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