Piccadilly [pik΄ə dil′ē]
street in London, England: traditional center of fashionable shops, clubs, & hotels

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a famous street in London’s West End, between Piccadilly Circus and Hyde Park Corner. The origin of the name is not known.

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  • Piccadilly — is a major London street, running from Hyde Park Corner in the west to Piccadilly Circus in the east. It is completely within the city of Westminster. The street is part of the A4 road, London s second most important western artery. St. James s… …   Wikipedia

  • Piccadilly — PICCADILLY, PICADIL, PICKARDIL Picardil is the hem about the skirt of a garment, the extremity or utmost end of anything 1693. Also, it is a kind of stiff collar made in the fashion of a band, and much worn about 1656 PICCADILLY A large ruff with …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Piccadilly — grande artère londonienne reliant Hyde Park à Piccadilly Circus, d où part Regent Street …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Piccadilly — Piccadilly, eine der Hauptstraßen Londons (Westminster), von Haymarket bis Hyde Park Corner, 1,5 km lang, mit eleganten Läden, stattlichen Wohnhäusern und mehreren Klubhäusern, soll ihren Namen einem »Pickadille« genannten Hemdkragen verdanken,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Piccadilly — Piccadilly, eine der Hauptstraßen Londons …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Piccadilly — [pik΄ə dil′ē] street in London, England: traditional center of fashionable shops, clubs, & hotels …   English World dictionary

  • Piccadilly — 51° 30′ 25″ N 0° 08′ 32″ W / 51.50698, 0.14235 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Piccadilly — Die Londoner Straße Piccadilly befindet sich im Stadtbezirk City of Westminster und gehört zu den bekanntesten Straßen der Stadt. Sie erstreckt sich über 1,3 km vom Piccadilly Circus (51° 30′ 36″ N, 0° 8′ 4″ W51 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Piccadilly — Piccadil Pic ca*dil, Piccadilly Pic ca*dil ly, n. [OF. piccagilles the several divisions of pieces fastened together about the brim of the collar of a doublet, a dim. fr. Sp. picado, p. p. of picar to prick. See {Pike}.] A high, stiff collar for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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