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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A strip of level paved surface where planes can take off and land; A narrow platform extending from the stage into the audience in a theater or nightclub etc.

Usage examples (36)
  • Airport The main runway is being expanded from approximately 8,900 feet to about 10,500 feet in order to accommodate larger aircraft.
  • For us what ends up on the runway is all about that gut feeling.
  • A lifitng body with vertical take-off, horizontal landing on a runway is the only way forward.
  • The runway is short and there is no control tower. for more
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