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also cart-way, mid-14c., from cart (n.) + way (n.).

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Examples from the Web for cart-way

Historical Examples

  • The cart-way of the village divides, in a remarkable manner, two very incongruous soils.

    The Natural History of Selborne, Vol. 1

    Gilbert White

  • Young pines, a foot high, are rooted in the cart-way; stone walls, moss-grown and tumbling down.

  • A short walk by the cart-way, built to fetch stone from the pier to the monument, brought us to the brow of the hill.

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