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corridor

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒr.ɪ.dɔːr/ us    /ˈkɔːr.ɪ.dɚ/

corridor noun [C] (PASSAGE)

B2 a long passage in a building or train, especially with rooms on either side: Her office is at the end of the corridor.
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corridor noun [C] (LAND)

a long piece of one country's land that goes through another country: the Polish 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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