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Dictionary Definition

arcade

Noun

1 a covered passageway; often between streets with shops or stalls
2 a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns [syn: colonnade]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

etyl it arcata, from etyl la arcus.

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. A row of arches.
  2. A covered passage, usually with shops on both sides.
  3. Establishment running coin-operated games.

Translations

row of arches
covered passage, usually with shops on both sides
establishment running coin-operated games

Extensive Definition

Arcade may refer to:

Places

*Arcade, California, a community in Yolo County

Other

arcade in Czech: Arkáda
arcade in German: Arcade
arcade in French: Arcade
arcade in Italian: Arcade
arcade in Dutch: Arcade
arcade in Polish: Arcade
arcade in Portuguese: Arcade (desambiguação)
arcade in Russian: Аркада
arcade in Thai: อาร์เคด
arcade in Ukrainian: Аркада
arcade in Volapük: Arcade
arcade in Slovak: Arkáda

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