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  • n. A road paved with split or round logs laid crosswise side by side, used e.g. to cross swampy areas.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a roadway formed of logs laid side by side across it, as in marshy places; -- so called from its rough or ribbed surface, resembling corduroy.


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