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ALLEY (from the Fr. allee, a walk)

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 694 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ALLEY (from the Fr. allee, a walk), a narrow passage-way between two buildings available only for foot passengers or hand-carts, sometimes entered only at one end and known as a " blind alley," or cul-de-sac. The name is also given to the long narrow enclosures where bowls or skittles are played.
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