skidway

skidway

[skid-wey]
noun
1.
a road or path formed of logs, planks, etc., for sliding objects.
2.
a platform, usually inclined, for piling logs to be sawed or to be loaded onto a vehicle.

Origin:
1875–80, Americanism; skid + way

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skidway (ˈskɪdˌweɪ)
 
n
1.  a platform on which logs ready for sawing are piled
2.  a track made of logs for rolling objects along

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