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Definitions for frontage
ˈfrʌn tɪdʒfrontage

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frontagenoun

    the extent of land abutting on a street or water

  2. frontagenoun

    the direction in which something (such as a building) faces

  3. facade, frontage, frontalnoun

    the face or front of a building


  1. frontagenoun

    The front part of a property that faces the street

  2. frontagenoun

    The land between a property and the street

  3. frontagenoun

    The length of a property along a street


  1. frontage

    Frontage refers to the part or side of a building or property that is adjacent to a public street, road, or water base. In a broader sense, it represents the extent or length of such a storefront, property, or any construction that directly borders an accessible public or communal pathway. The term is often used in real estate, urban planning, and architecture.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frontagenoun

    the front part of an edifice or lot; extent of front


  1. Frontage

    Frontage is the full length of a plot of land or a building measured alongside the road on to which the plot or building fronts. This is considered especially important for certain types of commercial and retail real estate, in applying zoning bylaws and property tax. In the case of contiguous buildings individual frontages are usually measured to the middle of any party wall. In the United States, a frontage road is one which runs parallel to a major road or highway, and is intended primarily for local access to and egress from those properties which line it. River frontage and ocean frontage is the length of a plot of land that faces directly onto a river or ocean respectively. The amount of such frontage may affect the value of the plot.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. frontage

    The length or face of a wharf.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of frontage in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of frontage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of frontage in a Sentence

  1. North Tarrant Express:

    NTE NTE35W maintenance crews started pre-treating the corridors on Tuesday morning in anticipation of inclement weather, and have been treating continuously as they monitor the roadway, we will continue treating the highways through the weekend and into next week, as long as the storm is active. Our crews treat the entire corridor, managed lanes, general purpose lanes, frontage roads and ramps.

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