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footpath

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noun foot·path \ˈfu̇t-ˌpath, -ˌpäth\

Simple Definition of footpath

  • : a narrow path that people walk on

Full Definition of footpath

  1. :  a narrow path for pedestrians

Examples of footpath

  1. a footpath winding through the garden

  2. <found the footpath leading down into the valley>



1526

First Known Use of footpath

1526


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footpath

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noun foot·path \ˈfu̇t-ˌpath, -ˌpäth\

Definition of footpath

  1. :  a path for walkers





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