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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 Arabic مَمَرّ…
in Korean 복도…
in Malaysian kaki lima…
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 Vietnamese hành lang…
in Spanish pasillo, corredor…
in Portuguese corredor…
in Thai ทางเดินยาวในตึก…
in German der Gang…
in Catalan passadís…
in Japanese ろうか…
in Indonesian lorong…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通道, (尤指两边是房间的)走廊,通道,过道…
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