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towing path

noun
1.
another name for towpath
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • A man, knee-deep near the towing path, shouted inaudibly to me and pointed.

    The War of the Worlds H. G. Wells
  • Some distance along it a gate gives on to the towing path leading to Kingston Bridge.

    Hampton Court Walter Jerrold
  • They drove into a large field behind the inn, separated from the river by the towing path, and dismounted.

  • I got to my boat, tipped a fellow on the towing path to take it back and pay for it—why haven't the police got hold of him?

    The Thousandth Woman Ernest W. Hornung
  • You hear people quarrelling in boats, in the hotels, as they walk along the towing path.

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