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Corner

Definition

[n] the intersection of two streets; "standing on the corner watching all the girls go by"
[n] (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone
[n] an interior angle formed be two meeting walls; "a piano was in one corner of the room"
[n] the point where two lines meet or intersect; "the corners of a rectangle"
[n] a place off to the side of an area; "he tripled to the rightfield corner"; "he glanced out of the corner of his eye"
[n] a remote area; "in many corners of the world they still practice slavery"
[n] the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect; "the corners of a cube"
[n] a projecting part that is corner-shaped; "he knocked off the corners"
[n] a small concavity
[n] a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible; "his lying got him into a tight corner"
[n] a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade; "a corner on the silver market"
[v] turn a corner; "the car corners"
[v] force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
[v] gain control over; "corner the gold market"

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