Avenue

Definition of Avenue

Av´e`nue
n.1.A way or opening for entrance into a place; a passage by which a place may by reached; a way of approach or of exit.
On every side were expanding new avenues of inquiry.
- Milman.
2.The principal walk or approach to a house which is withdrawn from the road, especially, such approach bordered on each side by trees; any broad passageway thus bordered.
An avenue of tall elms and branching chestnuts.
- W. Black.
3.A broad street; as, the Fifth Avenue in New York.

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