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aisle (plural aisles)
- A wing of a building, notably in a church separated from the nave proper by piers.
1907, Harold Bindloss, chapter 20, The Dust of Conflict:
- Hester Earle and Violet Wayne were moving about the aisle with bundles of wheat-ears and streamers of ivy, for the harvest thanksgiving was shortly to be celebrated, while the vicar stood waiting for their directions on the chancel steps with a great handful of crimson gladioli.
- A clear path through rows of seating.
- A clear corridor in a supermarket with shelves on both sides containing goods for sale.
- Any path through an otherwise obstructed space.
- (path senses): isle
wing of a building, notably in a church
clear path through rows of seating
corridor in a supermarket
any path through obstructed space
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aisle f (plural aisles)
- wing (anatomical structure of flying animals)