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1. Archway, doorway, gateway.
2. Lobby.
1. Refers to the way itself rather than the barricade.
2. Implies that the purpose of the room is for both entering and exiting, and not for long-term standing or socializing.

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meþod* Method, technique.
vj* Direction.

Method, way, manner, wise, gait, form, mode, fashion, tone, guise; modus operandi, MO; procedure (line of conduct) [more].

vjekt*, meþodekt* Path, road, route, course; line of way, line of road; trajectory, orbit, track, beat, tack.

Steps; stair, staircase; flight of stairs, ladder, stile; perron.

bru* Bridge (method of passage over a path or obstacle), footbridge, viaduct, pontoon, steppingstone, plank, gangway; drawbridge;

tun* Pass (method of passage under or through a path or obstacle; see Opening), ford, ferry, tunnel; pipe.

for* Door, gate.

jan* Gateway (opening).

Channel, passage, avenue, means of access, approach, adit; artery, lane, alley, aisle, lobby, corridor; canal. (See Conduit.)

Roadway, pathway, stairway; express; thoroughfare; highway; turnpike , freeway, royal road, coach road; beaten track, beaten path; horse road, bridle road, bridle track, bridle path; walk, trottoir, footpath, pavement, sidewalk; crossroad, byroad, bypath, byway; cut; short cut (mid-course); carrefour; street (abode); speedway.


Portico, porch, stoop [U. S.], veranda, lobby, court, hall, vestibule, corridor, passage; anteroom, antechamber; lounge.

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Element Class(es) Gloss / Clarification Taxonomy
janembr* spec ev January.
janir* masc Janus. Names, Titles and Greetings

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