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English definition of “runway”

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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