esplanade

[n] - a long stretch of open level ground (paved or grassy) for walking beside the seashore
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Esplanade

cleared space on which people can walk, as a relief from the overcrowding of the town or fort, and which offers a field of fire to defenders, situated between a town and its citadel or immediately within the walls of a fortification.
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Esplanade

Es`pla·nade' noun [ French esplanade , Spanish esplanada , explanada , confer Italian spianata ; from Spanish explanar to level, Latin explanare to flatten or spread out. See Explain .] 1. (Fort.) (a) A clear space between a c...
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esplanade

1. A clear space between a citadel and the nearest houses of the town. The glacis of the counterscarp, or the slope of the parapet of the covered way toward the country. ... 2. <botany> A grass plat; a lawn. ... 3. Any clear, level space used for public walks or drives; especially, a terrace by the seaside. ... Origin: F. Esplanade, Sp. Espla...
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esplanade

noun a long stretch of open level ground (paved or grassy) for walking beside the seashore
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Esplanade

• (n.) Any clear, level space used for public walks or drives; esp., a terrace by the seaside. • (n.) A grass plat; a lawn. • (n.) A clear space between a citadel and the nearest houses of the town. • (n.) The glacis of the counterscarp, or the slope of the parapet of the covered way toward the country.Esplanade: words in the de...
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Esplanade

[Algonquin] The Esplanade is a mixed-use development under construction on Randall Road next to the lifestyle center Algonquin Commons in Algonquin, Illinois. It is part of the Algonquin Corporate Campus. It is being built by commercial developers Centerville Properties. Currently, plans are for a few mixed-use three-story buildings contain...
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Esplanade

[disambiguation] Esplanade commonly refers to a raised walkway. It may also refer to one of the following. == Walks and parks == == Venues, complexes and buildings == == Stations == == Other == == See also == ...
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Esplanade

An esplanade or promenade is a long, open, level area, usually next to a river or large body of water, where people may walk. The original meaning of esplanade was a large, open, level area outside fortress or city walls to provide clear fields of fire for the fortress` guns. In modern usage the space allows people to walk for recreational purpos....
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