runway

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Etymology[edit]

run +‎ way

Noun[edit]

runway (plural runways)

  1. a defined, usually paved section of land for airplanes to land on or take off from
  2. a narrow platform extending from a stage on which people walk, especially used by models in fashion shows
  3. the usual path taken by deer or other wild animals, i.e. from the forest to the stream
  4. a stream bed
  5. (athletics) in long jump, javelin and similar events, a short track along which the athlete can accelerate themselves for their jump or throw

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  • (platform for fashion shows): catwalk

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