from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Called "Fashion Avenue”Seventh Avenue A thoroughfare in New York City on Manhattan Island. It has long been considered the center of the garment and fashion industry in the United States.
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- n. an avenue in Manhattan that runs north and south
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One of our main spots to make deliveries was the Holiday Inn at Seventy-ninth Street and Seventh Avenue across from the I-95 expressway overpass.
Near a deli on Seventh Avenue and Twenty-eighth was a pay phone.
The word appeared early in English spelled toockes; perhaps because this might cause confusion among Seventh Avenue designers with its homonym in Yiddish, the French spelling and pronunciation are preferred.
They took us over to Jumbo’s at the corner of Seventh Avenue and Seventy-fifth Street.