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for Bowling alley
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Bowling \Bowl"ing\, n.
The act of playing at or rolling bowls, or of rolling the
ball at cricket; the game of bowls or of tenpins.
Bowling alley, a covered place for playing at bowls or
Bowling green, a level piece of greensward or smooth ground
for bowling, as the small park in lower Broadway, New
York, where the Dutch of New Amsterdam played this game.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a building that contains several alleys for bowling
2: a lane down which a bowling ball is rolled toward pins [syn:
bowling alley, alley, skittle alley]
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