Definition of Taxiway

1. Noun. A paved surface in the form of a strip; used by planes taxiing to or from the runway at an airport.

Exact synonyms: Taxi Strip
Group relationships: Airfield, Field, Flying Field, Landing Field
Generic synonyms: Paved Surface



Definition of Taxiway

1. Noun. (aviation) A path in an airport connecting runways with ramps, hangars, terminals and other facilities. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Taxiway

1. a paved strip at an airport [n -WAYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taxiway

taxiing
taximan
taximen
taximeter
taximeters
taxine
taxines
taxing
taxingly
taxings
taxis
taxistand
taxite
taxites
taxitic
taxiway (current term)
taxiways
taxless
taxlike
taxman
taxmen
taxo-
taxodione
taxodium
taxodiums
taxodone
taxogram
taxograms
taxol
taxology

Literary usage of Taxiway

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1. Worker Deaths in Confined Spaces: A Summary of Surveillance Findings and edited by Thomas R. Bender (1996)
"INVESTIGATION The company had been contracted to install a new lighting system for the taxiway and runway at a local airport. Work had been intermittent ..."

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