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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A path along a canal or river used by animals towing boats.

Usage examples (37)
  • "To me, the towpath is a highway for potential customers," Kay said.
  • Commuting any distance daily to work in the boat wasn't on; bicycle along the towpath was the transport of choice.
  • I finally went for a walk along the canal towpath, which is indeed very beautiful, and only a few minutes outside Princeton!
  • Then nothing but the towpath, which is the path on one side of the canal where the mules walk when they drag the canal boats. for more
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