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corridor

1. a hallway or passage connecting parts of a building
2. a strip of land or airspace along the route of a road or river
3. a strip of land or airspace that affords access, either from a landlocked country to the sea (such as the Polish corridor, 1919-39, which divided Germany) or from a state to an exclave (such as the Berlin corridor, 1945--90, which passed through the former East Germany)
4. a passageway connecting the compartments of a railway coach
5. corridors of power the higher echelons of government, the Civil Service, etc., considered as the location of power and influence
6. a flight path that affords safe access for intruding aircraft

Corridor

A narrow passageway or gallery connecting several rooms or apartments within a residence, school, hospital, office building or other structure.

What does it mean when you dream about a corridor?

Symbol of transition; going from one situation to something different. Alternatively, a corridor can represent a route to one’s unconscious mind. In psychoanalysis, a womb symbol. (See also Hallway).

corridor

[′kär·ə·dər]
(ecology)
A land bridge that allows free migration of fauna in both directions.

corridor

1. A long interior passageway providing access to several rooms.
2. A public means of access from several rooms or spaces to an exit.
3. An enclosed passageway that limits the means of egress to a single path of travel. Also see exit, passageway.

corridor

corridor
i. A ‘hole' with defined boundaries, through the terminal control area designated Class B Airspace, in which aircraft may operate without an ATC (air traffic control) clearance or communication with air traffic control.
ii. A safe path variably for either a low-level penetration that is relatively free of obstructions or a path in which enemy radar cover is least or is relatively safe from enemy defenses. Also, a path through which certain types of traffic are permitted.
iii. A restricted air route specified for use by friendly aircraft and established for the purpose of preventing friendly aircraft from being fired on by friendly forces.
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Action is still necessary to ensure women's voices are heard in the Welsh corridors of power.
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Confidential understands the pounds 18million deal would have been completed about three weeks ago had someone from the TV station not overheard Keane's name being mooted in the corridors of power and run the piece without checking it out.
Could it be that Dixon, whose rise to power sparked fears of mayhem in the corridors of power, will turn out to be the man who delivers peace in our time?
THANKFULLY the United Kingdom and the United States of America have shared a time-honoured relationship with each other through thick and thin, and in my opinion that priceless piece of history is worthy of a great deal more respect than the recent outburst delivered by Prime Minister Brown, pictured, in the Corridors of Power.
Gone are the days when business was concluded quickly within the corridors of power at Ibrox and players were paraded as a done deal before anyone got the slightest sniff of it.
The corridors of power belong to the British people, and making sure your voice is heard along them is why I am standing to be deputy leader.
We have heard these whispers in the corridors of power and offered our resignations.
walking the corridors of power and fighting to protect the movie industry.
For the fifth year running the Forestry Commission has been asked to pick four of its finest trees to stand near the corridors of power.
IT TURNS the stomach that while people such as Sir David Henshaw seek to feather their nests with lucrative pension deals that elsewhere in the city's corridors of power preparations to cut jobs wholesale among the city council workers who have to solve difficult every day problems are being put in place.
Members of Shelley Community Association have been walking the corridors of power in Strasbourg.