Meaning of “arcade” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “arcade” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"arcade" in American English

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arcadenoun [ C ]

us /ɑrˈkeɪd/

an area where there are many electronic or other coin-operated games for the public:

video-game arcades
a carnival arcade

An arcade is also a covered area between buildings, esp. one with arches and columns where there are shops.

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"arcade" in Business English

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arcadenoun [ C ]

uk /ɑːˈkeɪd/ us COMMERCE

a covered area or passage containing stores:

shopping arcade

(Definition of “arcade” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)