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sidewalk

US and Canadian a hard-surfaced path for pedestrians alongside and a little higher than a road
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Sidewalk

Walkway along the side of a road, or leading to a building, usually constructed of flagstone, brick, or concrete.
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sidewalk

[′sīd‚wȯk]
(civil engineering)
A walkway for pedestrians on the side of a street or road.
A foot pavement.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sidewalk

A paved footwalk at the side of a street or roadway.
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Sidewalk

(1) See Sidewalk Labs.

(2) A Microsoft service that was launched in 1997 to provide online arts and entertainment guides on the Web for major cities worldwide. In 1999, Microsoft sold Sidewalk to Ticketmaster, which continued to provide guides, ticketing and other information to the MSN network.
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Walking on sidewalks is safe, preventing pedestrians from being sideswiped by vehicles, Magalong said.
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In a previous column story on the need to clear the streets of illegal obstructions, we reminded readers that people must also reclaim sidewalks for their safety.
Tickets were issued to those who failed to shovel sidewalks abutting their properties, as well as to those who shoveled snow into the street.
Fifteen years ago, the sidewalks of Magnolia's downtown were discolored, had cracks, rose and fell in uneven areas and presented pedestrians with potentially hazardous challenges.
Though sidewalks are generally smooth and level after installation, it is easy to overlook small and potentially harmful changes over a period of time.