HyperDic: airway

English > 4 senses of the word airway:
NOUNartifactairway, air passage, air ducta duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)
locationairway, air lane, flight path, skywaya designated route followed by airplanes in flying from one airport to another
bodyairway, respiratory tractthe passages through which air enters and leaves the body
artifactairway, airline, airline businessa commercial enterprise that provides scheduled flights for passengers
airway > pronunciation
Soundseh'rwey.
Rhymesalleyway ... Zimbabwe: 74 rhymes with wey...
English > airway: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA duct that provides ventilation (as in mines).
Synonymsair passage, air duct
Partsvent, venthole, vent-hole, blowholeA hole for the escape of gas or air
NarrowerregisterAn air passage (usually in the floor or a wall of a room) for admitting or excluding heated air from the room
snorkel, schnorkel, schnorchel, snorkel breather, breatherair passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes
upcastair passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine
ventilation shaftA shaft in a building
BroaderductAn enclosed conduit for a fluid
Spanishaerovía, conducto aéreo, pasaje aéreo, vía aérea, vía de ventilación
English > airway: 4 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA designated route followed by airplanes in flying from one airport to another.
Synonymsair lane, flight path, skyway
Narrowerapproach path, approach, glide path, glide slopeThe final / final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing
holding patternThe flight path (usually circular) maintained by an aircraft that is awaiting permission to land
Broaderpath, route, itineraryAn established line of travel or access
Spanishaerovía, pasadizo elevado, ruta aérea
Catalanruta aèria
English > airway: 4 senses > noun 3, body
MeaningThe passages through which air enters and leaves the body.
Synonymrespiratory tract
Part ofrespiratory system, systema respiratoriumThe system for taking in oxygen and giving off carbon dioxide
Narrowerlower respiratory tractThe bronchi and lungs
upper respiratory tractThe nose and throat and trachea
BroadertractA system of body parts that together serve some particular purpose
Spanishvías respiratorias
English > airway: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA commercial enterprise that provides scheduled flights for passengers.
Synonymsairline, airline business
Partsfleetgroup of aircraft operating together under the same ownership
BroaderlineA commercial organization serving as a common carrier
Spanishaerolínea, aerovía, compañía de aviación, negocio de aerolínea, vía aérea
Catalanaerolínia, companyia d'aviació, línia aèria

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