from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An end of a passage, such as a street or pipe, that affords no exit.
- n. A point beyond which no movement or progress can be made; an impasse.
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- n. A path or strategy that goes nowhere or is blocked on one end.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible
- n. a passage with access only at one end
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