entranceway

[en-truhns-wey]
noun
an entryway.

Origin:
1860–65, Americanism; entrance1 + way

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entranceway

noun
something that provides access (to get in or get out); "they waited at the entrance to the garden"; "beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral" [syn: entrance
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Example sentences
My shoes will dry in the entranceway next to other shoes.
The poster was in the entranceway, and the photographs had been slashed with a
  knife.
Beth stood in the entranceway to the family room and waited.
The entranceway leads to a parking area that has a ramp for car-top boat
  launching on the five acre tidal estuary.
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