Word of the Day: Corridor

cor·ri·dor /ˈkôrəˌdôr/ noun:

1. a narrow passageway

One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way.” Frank Smith, 1928 –

If you board the wrong train, it is no use running along the corridor in the other direction.” Dietrich Bonhoeffer, 1906 – 1945

2. a long and narrow area of land, usually surrounded by neighboring lands

example: The Northern Corridor is the transport passageway linking the land locked countries of Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi with Kenya’s maritime port of Mombasa.