the main street of a city or town; main stem.
The major street of a town or city •Main stem was used of a railroad line by 1832: We begged together on the ”main drag”/ We sifted along the main stem (entry form 1851+, variant 1900+)
The principal street of a city or town, as in Several stores on the main drag have closed. This slangy term was first recorded in 1851.
[meyn] /meɪn/ noun 1. a state in the NE United States, on the Atlantic coast. 33,215 sq. mi. (86,027 sq. km). Capital: Augusta. Abbreviation: ME (for use with zip code), Me. 2. a historical region and former province in NW France. 3. (italics) a U.S. battleship blown up in the harbor of Havana, Cuba, on […]
noun 1. one of an American breed of large semi-longhaired domestic cats with a shaggy ruff and a long, bushy tail.
[meyn] /meɪn/ adjective 1. chief in size, extent, or importance; principal; leading: the company’s main office; the main features of a plan. 2. sheer; utmost, as strength or force: to lift a stone by main force. 3. of or relating to a broad expanse: main sea. 4. Grammar. syntactically independent; capable of use in isolation. […]
[me-ney-lwar] /ˈmɛ neɪˈlwar/ noun 1. a department in W France. 2787 sq. mi. (7220 sq. km). Capital: Angers. /French mɛnelwar/ noun 1. a department of W France, in Pays de la Loire region. Capital: Angers. Pop: 745 486 (2003 est). Area: 7218 sq km (2815 sq miles)