Definition of taxiway
: a usually paved strip for taxiing (as from the terminal to a runway) at an airport
Recent Examples of taxiway from the Web
The air marshal’s affidavit said Sein ran toward the taxiway, where jets were coming and going from one of the busiest airports in the United States.
He was stopped from running onto the active taxiway by airport workers, then taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The most controversial proposal was a $652-million plan to move the northernmost runway 260 feet closer to homes in Westchester and Playa del Rey to make room for a center taxiway.
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