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Streets where people live

Ave.

abbreviation

Avenue

Avenue

noun

used in street names. The written abbreviation is Ave.

backstreet

noun

a small street in a town or city

Blvd.

abbreviation

Boulevard

Boulevard

noun

used in street names. The written abbreviation is Blvd.

close

noun

a street consisting of private houses at the end of which the road stops

Close

noun

used in street names

crescent

noun

used in some street names

cul-de-sac

noun

a short street closed at one end, so that traffic cannot pass through it

Dr.

abbreviation

drive

Drive

noun

used in the names of streets

Grove

used in the names of some streets

Lane

noun

used in the names of roads

mews

noun

a small street with houses, especially one where there used to be stables (=buildings for horses)

Rd.

abbreviation

Road: used in addresses

Road

noun

used in the names of some streets. The written abbreviation is Rd.

road

noun

a street with buildings along one side or both sides

side street

noun

a small street that is connected to a major street

St.

abbreviation

Street

street

noun

a road in a town or city with houses or other buildings along it

Street

noun

used in the names of roads. The written abbreviation is St.

Way

noun

used in the name of streets

property porn

a type of television programme, magazine article, etc which shows off desirable homes …

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damsel

an old word for a young woman who is not married

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a type of design used on the web which excludes features which give a three-dimensional effect … and uses simple styles

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