Definition of airway noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    airway

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɛrweɪ//
     
     
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  1. 1 (medical) the passage from the nose and throat to the lungs, through which you breathe Prevent the tongue from falling back and obstructing the airway.
  2. 2 (often used in names of airlines) a route regularly used by planes British Airways
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: airway