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arbor -- as in: shaded arbor
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  • Now this was the manner of obtaining alcohol under the reign of righteousness and prohibition: He drove from the severe rectangular streets of the modern business center into the tangled byways of Old Town—jagged blocks filled with sooty warehouses and lofts; on into The Arbor, once a pleasant orchard but now a morass of lodging-houses, tenements, and brothels.
  • I guess I seen some things in the Arbor you never seen!" complained the boy.

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  • The arbor provided a shady resting place in the park.
  • I never saw such a garden—large and shady, full of box-bordered paths, and lined with long grape-covered arbors with seats under them.
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman  --  The Yellow Wallpaper

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