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runway

run·way

runway

 
 
pronunciation:
ruhn weI
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a smooth, level strip, usu. paved, on which aircraft take off and land; airstrip.
definition 2: any of several paths or channels along which something runs or can be rolled or slid.
definition 3: a narrow platform extending from a stage toward or into the midst of the audience, as used in theaters, fashion shows, and nightclubs.
definition 4: an animal enclosure large enough to permit exercise; run.
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