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Definition 1: a passage between rooms or between buildings - [noun denoting artifact]

(passageway is a kind of ...) a way through or along which someone or something may pass

(... is a kind of passageway ) passageway between seating areas as in an auditorium or passenger vehicle or between areas of shelves of goods as in stores

(... is a kind of passageway ) a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)

"the tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection"

(... is a kind of passageway ) a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)

(... is a kind of passageway ) passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark

(... is a kind of passageway ) a temporary passageway of planks (as over mud on a building site)

(... is a kind of passageway ) a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine

"they dug a drift parallel with the vein"

(... is a kind of passageway ) an enclosed passageway; rooms usually open onto it

(... is a kind of passageway ) a passageway between buildings or giving access to a basement

(... is a kind of passageway ) a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side

(... is a kind of passageway ) a pedestrian passageway through the ground floor of a building

Definition 2: a path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass - [noun denoting body]

Samples where passageway or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the nasal passages

Synonyms for passageway in the sense of this definition

(passageway is a kind of ...) a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing and its construction and arrangement

"he has good bone structure"

(... is a kind of passageway ) an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface

(... is a kind of passageway ) the passage between the back of the mouth and the pharynx

(... is a kind of passageway ) the short part of the esophagus extending downward from the diaphragm to the stomach

(... is a kind of passageway ) the passage between the pharynx and the stomach

(... is a kind of passageway ) the passage in the root of a tooth through which its nerve and blood vessels enter the pulp cavity

(... is a kind of passageway ) a passageway in the wrist through which nerves and the flexor muscles of the hands pass

(... is a kind of passageway ) tiny endothelium-lined passages for blood in the tissue of an organ

(... is a kind of passageway ) a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

"the tear duct was obstructed" "the alimentary canal" "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"

(... is a kind of passageway ) an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity

"the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"

(... is a kind of passageway ) a natural body passageway

(... is a kind of passageway ) a passage in the uterus and vagina through which a fetus passes during vaginal birth

(... is a kind of passageway ) a passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another

"an arteriovenus shunt"

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