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runway

noun [C] uk   /ˈrʌn.weɪ/ us  

runway noun [C] (AIRCRAFT)

C1 a long, level piece of ground with a specially prepared smooth, hard surface on which aircraft take off and land

runway noun [C] (FASHION)

mainly US the long, narrow stage that models walk along in a fashion show
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Translations of “runway”
in Korean 활주로…
in Arabic مُدَرّج المَطار…
in Portuguese pista…
in Catalan pista (d’aterratge)…
in Japanese (飛行場の)滑走路…
in Italian pista di decollo/atterraggio…
in Chinese (Traditional) (飛機)跑道…
in Russian взлетно-посадочная полоса…
in Turkish uçuş pisti…
in Chinese (Simplified) (飞机)跑道…
in Polish pas startowy…
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