con·course (kŏnkôrs′, kŏng-)
1. A large open space for the gathering or passage of crowds, as in an airport.
2. A broad thoroughfare.
3. A great crowd; a throng.
4. The act of coming, moving, or flowing together.
[Middle English concours, assembly, throng, from Old French, from Latin concursus, from past participle of concurrere, to assemble : com-, com- + currere, to run; see kers- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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international concourse of
St. Pancras Station London, England
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