HyperDic: passageway

English > 2 senses of the word passageway:
NOUNartifactpassagewaya passage between rooms or between buildings
bodypassageway, passagea path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass
passageway > pronunciation
Soundspae'sahjhwey.; pae'sihjhwey.
Rhymesairway ... Zimbabwe: 74 rhymes with wey...
English > passageway: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA passage between rooms or between buildings.
Narroweraisle, gangwaypassageway between seating areas as in an auditorium or passenger vehicle or between areas of shelves of goods as in stores
arcadeA covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side
areawayA passageway between buildings or giving access to a basement
corridorAn enclosed passageway
drift, heading, galleryA horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine
gangwayA temporary passageway of planks (as over mud on a building site)
gatePassageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark
shaftA vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)
tunnelA passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)
walk-throughA pedestrian passageway through the ground floor of a building
BroaderpassageA way through or along which someone or something may pass
Spanishcorredor, galería, pasillo, túnel
Catalancorredor, galeria, passadís
English > passageway: 2 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningA path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass.
Narrowerbirth canalA passage in the uterus and vagina through which a fetus passes during vaginal birth
carpal tunnelA passageway in the wrist through which nerves and the flexor muscles of the hands pass
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channelA bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
epicardiaThe short part of the esophagus extending downward from the diaphragm to the stomach
esophagus, oesophagus, gorge, gulletThe passage between the pharynx and the stomach
faucesThe passage between the back of the mouth and the pharynx
fistula, sinusAn abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface
meatusA natural body passageway
orifice, opening, portaAn aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity
root canalThe passage in the root of a tooth through which its nerve and blood vessels enter the pulp cavity
shuntA passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another
sinusoidtiny endothelium-lined passages for blood in the tissue of an organ
Broaderstructure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structureA particular complex anatomical part of a living thing

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