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Meaning of avenue

av•e•nue

Pronunciation: (av'u-ny", -n"), [key]
— n.
  1. a wide street or main thoroughfare.
  2. a means of access or attainment: avenues of escape; avenues to greater power.
  3. a way or means of entering into or approaching a place: the various avenues to India.
    1. a wide, usually tree-lined road, path, driveway, etc., through grounds to a country house or monumental building.
    2. a suburban, usually tree-lined residential street.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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