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Noun: gangway  'gang,wey
  1. A temporary passageway of planks (as over mud on a building site)
  2. A temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside
    - gangplank, gangboard
  3. [Brit] Passageway between seating areas as in an auditorium or passenger vehicle or between areas of shelves of goods as in stores
    - aisle

Derived forms: gangways

Type of: footbridge, overcrossing, passageway, pedestrian bridge

Encyclopedia: Gangway