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kitty-corner

In a diagonal position from, especially outward from the corner of a square. A variant of the more technical term "cater-corner," with "cater" meaning "to set or move diagonally." Primarily heard in US. Thankfully the daycare is kitty-corner to my office, so dropping the kids off in the morning is really easy.
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That was the same year that the 80 acres kitty-corner sold and was parceled out.
The Luxor is really beautiful, and kitty-corner is the medieval motif of Ex Calibur.
Michele Heckel, whose home of three years is kitty-corner to the treatment home, said she and her husband have forbidden one of her daughters from picking up mail from the street's common mailbox next to the treatment home.
Flamingo Massacre, 2011, a flashy C-print film still showing performers dressed in glamorous red outfits and knee-length manga wigs in different colors hung kitty-corner to the glittery curtain, drawing attention to the forthcoming final installment of Daschner's film project, for which the stage set presented in the show serves as a film set.
The new design will have two floors totaling 8,989 square feet, 24 parking spaces and a dramatic two-story glass entry that will sit kitty-corner to Saturna Capital.
In a development that may or may not be a sheer coincidence, Designer Labels for Less, which in January had vacated the Golfsmith site, is back in the neighborhood - kitty-corner from its old home, to be exact.
Additions for the coming year include the arrival of ABC's "Good Morning America" at its new studios in Times Square, with ESPN moving in across the street in the new Conde Nast building, kitty-corner from Reuters' new headquarters.
Mixed development with residential and commercial space, as now exists kitty-corner to the square, could help.
With such thoughts in mind, those who wandered into the second gallery found, under office-style white fluorescent lighting, two pairs of colored pencils jammed into electric sockets low on kitty-corner walls.
in the Morse Landing Building, kitty-corner to the Farmers Market.
Meanwhile, the new open-air Marketplace at Palmdale, kitty-corner from the Antelope Valley Mall, continues to draw new tenants, including Lowe's Home Improvement, which recently signed on to build a 163,000-square-foot store there.
There were no Salvadorans,'' said Leon who grew up on Delano Street, kitty-corner from her husband's childhood home on Calvert Street.
The parking on the street is critical because it serves all of these businesses, not only on this side of the street and that side of the street, but kitty-corner over there," he said, motioning to the corner of 13th Avenue and Oak Street.
Another mural is installed on the Cascade Foothills Library, kitty-corner from the newly revitalized Dexter Lake Club, with views of Dexter Lake to the northeast opposite a mountain with a bald, clear-cut spot.
Broadway, the building kitty-corner from Broadway Commerce Center.