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arcade (s) (noun), arcades (pl)
1. An arched, roofed building or part of a building: The arcade of the palace was built with a series of arches that supported one side of the building while the courtyard was on the other side.
2. A series of arches supported by columns, piers, or pillars: The older couple decided to enhance their lovely garden with an arcade with climbing rosebushes growing up and over it.
3. A roofed passage way or lane: The arcade in town had shops on either side and was a nice attraction for its visitors.
4. A commercial establishment featuring rows of coin-operated games: Lynn's grandfather used to tell stories about his visits to the arcade in town where he could use his pocket money to play games.
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