Glossary of Medical Terms

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1. A way or opening for entrance into a seat; a passage by which a seat may by reached; a way of approach or of exit. "The avenues leading to the town by land." "On each side were expanding new avenues of inquiry." (Milman) 2. The principal walk or approach to a home which is withdrawn from the road, especially, such approach bordered on every side by trees; any broad passageway thus bordered. "An avenue of high elms and branching chestnuts." (W. Black) 3. A broad street; as, the Fifth Avenue in new York. Origin: F. Avenue, fr. Avenir to come to, L. Advenire. See Advene. Source: Websters Vocabulary
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