Crown of the causeway

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Crown of the causeway the middle of the street
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. corone (Fr. couronne)—L. corona; cf. Gr. korōnos, curved.

Usage

In literature:

He had gone through life keeping the crown of the causeway, and nobody had ever stood up to him.
"Greenmantle" by John Buchan
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