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  • n. Plural form of runway.


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  • Landing at emergency runways is a complicated process, technically is very doable, logistically its a nightmare.

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  • The runways are the primary place that designers reach store buyers and magazine editors.

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  • Particularly at Chicago, which has a lot of crossing runway issues, when you start to straighten out the airports and add parallel runways, that is a significant safety and capacity improvement that we're looking forward to.

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  • The runways are their war zones where they study the styles and talk endlessly about clothes, color and style.

    CNN Transcript Sep 8, 2004

  • One place he could have met is right on the airport there, right to the east of the runways is the presidential palace that's being used by joint task force.

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  • Perhaps because of the high water table in swamps, star-nosed moles are often found foraging aboveground, in the water, or in shallow ruts called runways.

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  • While rejiggering the runways is a very extreme event, the fields are constantly in flux and constantly being remapped, explained Lorne McKee, a scientist with the geomagnetism division of Natural

  • Woodson Terrace, the small municipality located immediately south of Lambert Field - seriously: the runways are a brisk walk to the north - is ...

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  • The many slim sheath dresses on the runways could be a nod to first lady Michelle Obama, who wears them more often than not, observed Bloomingdale's fashion director Stephanie Solomon.


  • "I believe the renovation of the runways is a very significant step and one that could not be delayed any further," said BA CEO Jost Lammers.


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