passage

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means of passage access , channel
short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage acknowledgment , citation , cite , credit , mention , quotation , reference
nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine adit
entrance or passage adit
hole that allows the passage of air air hole
long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods) aisle
tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination alimentary canal , alimentary tract , digestive tract , digestive tube , gastrointestinal tract , GI tract
musical composition or passage performed quickly in a brisk lively manner allegro
unit of magnetomotive force equal to the magnetomotive force produced by the passage of 1 ampere through 1 complete turn of a coil; equal to 1.257 gilberts ampere-turn
Norwegian explorer who was the first to traverse the Northwest Passage and in 1911 the first to reach the South Pole (1872-1928) Amundsen , Roald Amundsen
trench that provides protected passage between the rear and front lines of a defensive position approach trench , communication trench
strong wire with barbs at regular intervals used to prevent passage barbed wire , barbwire
passage in the uterus and vagina through which a fetus passes during vaginal birth birth canal
act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group) booking , reservation
hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes bore , bore-hole , drill hole
air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time breather , schnorchel , schnorkel , snorkel , snorkel breather
son of John Cabot who was born in Italy and who led an English expedition in search of the Northwest Passage and a Spanish expedition that explored the La Plata region of Brazil; in 1544 he published a map of the world (1476-1557) Cabot , Sebastian Cabot
brilliant solo passage occuring near the end of a piece of music cadenza
improvised musical passage cadenza
bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance canal , channel , duct , epithelial duct
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