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corner  /krnr/  n. the area where two streets, walls, etc., meet: I will meet you on the corner of Main St. and 3rd Ave. at noon.
v. [T] to force s.o. or s.t. into a position from which escape is impossible: The police chased a criminal down a narrow street and cornered him so he could not escape.

Thesaurus: corner v. to trap, block s.o. | bring s.o. to bay frml. corner

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