Definitions for cul de sac

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cul, cul de sac, dead end(noun)

    a passage with access only at one end

  2. blind alley, cul de sac, dead-end street, impasse(noun)

    a street with only one way in or out

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  1. Cul-de-sac

    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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