corner |ˈkôrnər|

corner |ˈkôrnər|
1 a place or angle where two or more sides or edges meet : Jan sat at one corner of the table.
• an area inside a room, box, or square-shaped space, near the place where two or more edges or surfaces meet : he drove the ball into the corner of the net.
• a place where two streets meet : an apartment on the corner of 199th Street and Amsterdam Avenue | [as adj. ] the corner house.
• figurative a difficult or awkward situation : he found himself backed into a corner.
• first or third base on a baseball diamond : two outs, with runners on the corners.

• a sharp bend in a road : serious racers want a car that is fast going into and out of the corners.
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