utilidor [yoo-til-i-dawr] ExamplesWord Origin noun Canadian.
- an aboveground, insulated network of pipes and cables, used to convey water and electricity in communities situated in areas of permafrost.
Origin of utilidor+ -dor, as in thermidor Examples from the Web for utilidor Historical Examples of utilidor
Dan was waiting in the utilidor, crouched and dozing against the wall.
I ducked into a utilidor, changed into my costume and went back onstage.
I was enough of a castmember that I sought out a utilidor before I collapsed against a wall, head down.
I slept in a sleeping bag on the floor of the utilidor, with a couple dozen others, in three hour shifts.
In a dreamlike buzz, I stood and wandered out into the utilidor, out through the western castmember parking, and away.
British Dictionary definitions for utilidor utilidor noun
- Canadian an enclosed and insulated conduit for sewage and other utilities placed above the level of permafrost