Definition of raceway
1 : a canal for a current of water
2 : a channel for loosely holding electrical wires in buildings
3 : 1race 5
4 : a course for racing
Examples of raceway in a Sentence
the child who fell through the ice was helplessly swept along the raceway, still trapped under the ice, by the current
Recent Examples of raceway from the Web
In 2004 the zoo built the first of three different 'raceways,' or artificial streams.
The city sat on 650 acres of swampland where the Expo Center, the raceway and golf course are today.
Also new this summer at the Legoland Water Park is Surfer’s Bay, a competitive water raceway where kids can compete by racing down six water slides. 1 Legoland Drive, Carlsbad.
Though their titles have taken me from deep space to futuristic raceways and into an abstract world of wandering spirits, the common thread throughout is an uncanny brand of addictive fun that manages to marry amazing depth with elegant simplicity.
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First Known Use of raceway
RACEWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of raceway for English Language Learners
: a course or track that is used for racing
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