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causeway

1. a raised path or road crossing water, marshland, sand, etc.
2. a paved footpath
3. a road surfaced with setts

causeway

1. A paved road or passage raised above surrounding low ground.
2. Such a passage ceremonially connecting the valley temple with the pyramid in Egyptian architecture.
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Go forward; follow the middle causeway, and stretch out your legs," said Monk to the fisherman.
They were not twenty paces on their way when the same shadow that had appeared to enter the tent came out of it again, crawled along as far as the piles, and, protected by that sort of parapet placed along the causeway, carefully observed the march of the general.
He retraced his steps thoughtfully along the causeway to the banks of the lake, and sat down on the stone steps between the two sculptured funeral urns.
The next moment the great door crashed to and he could hear the bolts shriek as they shot into their place, and the feet of the retreating men scampering and stumbling along the causeway.
The storm was still abroad in all its wrath as I found myself crossing the old causeway.
Causeway Director of Creative Engagement Chelsea Conrad, added,"As we look at areas of critical concern for the Chattanooga community, education consistently rises to the top and as a result, it has become one of Causeways key areas of focus, Ms.
Bahrain Ministry of Works' said it has completed maintenance and painting works at 6 main causeways out of a total number of 7 causeways as part of its BD1 million ($2.
Other FISHY CAUSEWAYS A lot of great fishing takes place alongside the roadways that cross Florida waters.
Qatar is on an accelerated drive to build bridges and causeways with neighbouring GCC states including Bahrain and maybe even the UAE, in order to become more accessible by road to these countries.
Newly constructed causeways linking some of the smaller Western Isles could provide an ideal man-made environment for lobsters to grow.
When it became evident the long-standing debate over the effect of two North Slope gravel causeways on the marine environment would never be resolved short of a lengthy and costly legal fight, Alaska's major oil producers and the U.
This new causeway will provide nonprofits and visitors with extensive information about the art and science of philanthropy and provide a new interactive medium for conducting research on philanthropy.