Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Southwestern U.S. A tree-shaded promenade or public park. See Regional Note at ramada.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Spanish, from álamo, poplar, alamo.

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  • A tree shaded walkway, a shady lane.

    June 10, 2009