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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cul-de-sac \Cul`-de-sac"\ (ku`de-s?k" or kul`de-s?k"), n.; pl. Culs-de-sac (ku`- or kulz`-). [ F., lit., bottom of a bag.] [1913 Webster] 1. A passage with only one outlet, as a street closed at one end; a blind alley; hence, a trap. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mil.) a position in which an army finds itself with no way of exit but to the front. [1913 Webster] 3. (Anat.) Any bag-shaped or tubular cavity, vessel, or organ, open only at one end. [1913 Webster]
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Culdesac, ID -- U.S. city in Idaho Population (2000): 378 Housing Units (2000): 171 Land area (2000): 0.236038 sq. miles (0.611335 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.236038 sq. miles (0.611335 sq. km) FIPS code: 19900 Located within: Idaho (ID), FIPS 16 Location: 46.374883 N, 116.670333 W ZIP Codes (1990): 83524 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Culdesac, ID Culdesac