from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An inn, restaurant, or nightclub located on a road outside a town or city.
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- n. An inn or similar establishment situated beside a road beyond the jurisdiction of a town or city
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an inn (usually outside city limits on a main road) providing meals and liquor and dancing and (sometimes) gambling
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