Definitions for flywayˈflaɪˌweɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fly•wayˈflaɪˌweɪ(n.)

  1. a route between breeding and wintering areas taken by concentrations of migrating birds.

    Category: Ornithology

Origin of flyway:

1890–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. migration route, flyway(noun)

    the geographic route along which birds customarily migrate

Wiktionary

  1. flyway(Noun)

    A migratory route used by birds between breeding areas.

Freebase

  1. Flyway

    A flyway is a flight path used in bird migration. Flyways generally span over continents and often oceans.

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