bowling alley Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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bowling alleynoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​building in which you can go ​bowling, or the ​narrowtrack along which ​balls are ​rolled during a ​game of ​bowling
(Definition of bowling alley from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bowling alleynoun [C]

 us   /ˈboʊ·lɪŋ ˌæl·i/
a ​building where the ​sport of bowlingtakesplace
(Definition of bowling alley from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bowling alley”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保龄球馆, 保龄球戏球道,滚球槽…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保齡球館, 保齡球球道,滾球槽…
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