Definitions for cul de sac
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cul, cul de sac, dead end(noun)
a passage with access only at one end
blind alley, cul de sac, dead-end street, impasse(noun)
a street with only one way in or out
A cul-de-sac /ˈkʌldəsæk/, dead end, closed, no through road, a close, no exit or court is a street with only one inlet/outlet. While historically built for other reasons, one of its modern uses is to calm vehicle traffic.
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A committee is a cul-de-sac down which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled.
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