AskDefine | Define corridor

Dictionary Definition

corridor n : an enclosed passageway; rooms usually open onto it

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

corridore (= corridoio) long passage, from correre, to run.

Pronunciation

  • RP /ˈkɒrɪˌdɔː/, /"kQrI%dO:/ or /ˈkɒrɪˌdə/, /"kQrI%d@/
  • GenAm , /ˈkɔrəˌdɔr/, /"kOr@%dOr/

Noun

  1. A narrow hall or passage with rooms leading off it.
  2. A restricted tract of land that allows passage between two places.
  3. Airspace restricted for the passage of aircraft.

Translations

narrow hall or passage
tract of land
airspace
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Extensive Definition

A corridor is a path or guided way (usually referring to an interior passageway in modern buildings).
Corridor may also refer to:
corridor in French: Couloir
corridor in Dutch: Corridor
corridor in Swedish: Korridor
corridor in Chinese: 走廊

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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