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Runway

Run′wayˊ

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Noun.
1.
The channel of a stream.
2.
The beaten path made by deer or other animals in passing to and from their feeding grounds.

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runway

runway

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Noun

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

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  • (platform for fashion shows): catwalk

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