Definitions for CORRIDOR
ˈkɔr ɪ dər, -ˌdɔr, ˈkɒr-CORRIDOR
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word CORRIDOR.
an enclosed passageway; rooms usually open onto it
any relatively narrow passageway or route, such as a strip of land through a foreign territory.
a densely populated stretch of land; as, the Northeast corridor, extending from Richmond, Virginia into Maine.
A narrow hall or passage with rooms leading off it.
A restricted tract of land that allows passage between two places.
Airspace restricted for the passage of aircraft.
Etymology: corridore (= corridoio) long passage, from correre, to run.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
There is something very noble in the amphitheatre, though the high wall and corridors that went round it are almost intirely ruined. Joseph Addison, on Italy.
a gallery or passageway leading to several apartments of a house
the covered way lying round the whole compass of the fortifications of a place
Etymology: [F., fr. Itt. corridpore, or Sp. corredor; prop., a runner, hence, a running or long line, a gallery, fr. L. currere to run. See Course.]
The Corridor is a Via Rail passenger train service area in the Canadian provinces of Quebec and Ontario. Corridor is used by Via to refer to all Via inter-city passenger trains which start and end within the geographic region known as the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor. Other inter-city trains from outside the Corridor may have their terminus at stations in the Corridor, such as the Canadian and the Ocean, but are marketed by their respective train names and are not considered to be Corridor services. The Corridor service area has the heaviest passenger train frequency in Canada, with 36 Via trains traversing the route daily. About 67% of Via's revenue comes from Corridor routes. Via runs a mix of local-service and express trains in the Corridor. Most of the trackage is owned by CN, although Via also owns two former freight lines, one from Smiths Falls, Ontario, to Coteau-du-Lac, Quebec via Ottawa; and one from Chatham, Ontario to Tecumseh, Ontario. It also runs on Canadian Pacific rails between Smiths Falls and Brockville, Ontario. Prior to Via's formation in 1978, CN Rail operated trains on the same tracks and CP Rail also offered limited service. All trains are identified by number; however, in previous schedules these trains were named as well.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kor′i-dōr, n. a passage-way or open gallery communicating with separate chambers.—n. Corr′idor-train, a train in which one can pass along from one carriage to another without having to leave the train. [Fr.,—It. corridore, a runner, a running—It. correre, to run—L. currĕre.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
The covered way lying round the whole compass of the fortifications of a place.
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Rank popularity for the word 'CORRIDOR' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4439
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'CORRIDOR' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3767
Rank popularity for the word 'CORRIDOR' in Nouns Frequency: #1445
The numerical value of CORRIDOR in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of CORRIDOR in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
The Russians promised to provide a (humanitarian) corridor, which they did not comply with. They were shooting civilians, that’s absolutely true. I witnessed it. People were scared.
This is a reasonable corridor which will suit everyone.
As is normal for this route, she entered an internationally recognised traffic separation corridor.
We must join together to come up with an actionable plan that will protect and secure all border crossings in the Canada/U. S. corridor and ensure that this kind of disruption to critical infrastructure will never happen again, they are critical pipelines that supply the goods we need to keep our factories going, our neighbors working and our economies thriving.
If we're not investing in our safety for the Northeast Corridor, we're not doing what we should be doing down here, we need to continue to invest in our passenger rail system... a critical piece of the economy in the Northeast part of the country.
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Translations for CORRIDOR
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- جو, رواق, دهليز, ردهة, ضيق, طريق, ممر, خرقArabic
- koridor, chodbaCzech
- Durchgang, Korridor, GangGerman
- αεροδιάδρομος, διάδρομοςGreek
- corredor, pasilloSpanish
- کریدور, راهروPersian
- käytävä, ilmakäytäväFinnish
- corridor, couloir aérien, couloirFrench
- trannsaScottish Gaelic
- פרוזדור, מסדרוןHebrew
- बरामदा, गलियाराHindi
- koridòHaitian Creole
- corridoio aereo, corridoioItalian
- 回廊地帯, 廊下, 回廊, 空中回廊Japanese
- kauhanga, kauwhanga, kauhanganuiMāori
- corridor, luchtweg, gang, halDutch
- korytarz, korytarz powietrznyPolish
- corredor aéreo, corredorPortuguese
- coridor, culoar, coridor aerianRomanian
- ходник, kuloar, hodnik, кулоар, коридор, koridorSerbo-Croatian
- flygkorridor, korridorSwedish
- koridor, pasilyoTagalog
- hành langVietnamese
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