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pathway

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɑːθ.weɪ/ us    /ˈpæθ-/
a track that a person can walk along: New pedestrian pathways are being built alongside the road.Pedestrian routes a path (= set of actions that you take in life): Working your way up through a company is a difficult pathway.Ways of achieving things formal a set of connected chemical reactions in biologyPhysical and chemical processes
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