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corridor

noun [C]  /ˈkɔr·əd·ər, ˈkɑr-, -əˌdɔr/ us  

corridor noun [C] (PASSAGE)

a long passage in a building, ship, or train, esp. with rooms on one or both side: The bathroom is at the end of the corridor.

corridor noun [C] (REGION)

a long, narrow region between two or more large cities, or an area along a busy road: the Boston to Washington corridor the Route 28 corridor
Translations of “corridor”
in Korean 복도…
in Arabic مَمَرّ…
in French corridor…
in Turkish koridor…
in Italian corridoio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通道, (尤指兩邊是房間的)走廊,通道,過道…
in Russian коридор…
in Polish korytarz…
in Spanish pasillo, corredor…
in Portuguese corredor…
in German der Gang…
in Catalan passadís…
in Japanese ろうか…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通道, (尤指两边是房间的)走廊,通道,过道…
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