from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Running, extending, or going across a city or town.
  • adverb Across a city or town.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective US Extending across a city or town.
  • adjective public transportation Connecting different areas of a city or town without passing through downtown.
  • adjective Situated at the other end of town.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb across a town or city
  • adjective going or extending across a town or city


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