bylane

[ bahy-leyn ]
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noun
  1. a secondary road or lane.

Origin of bylane

1
First recorded in 1580–90; by- + lane1

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How to use bylane in a sentence

  • I brought it to a money-lender in a bylane, and I asked for three rupees upon it.

    Life's Handicap | Rudyard Kipling

British Dictionary definitions for bylane

bylane

/ (ˈbaɪˌleɪn) /


noun
  1. a side lane or alley off a road

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