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  • n  a temporary passageway of planks (as over mud on a building site)
  • n  a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside
  • n  passageway between seating areas as in an auditorium or passenger vehicle or between areas of shelves of goods as in stores

  • The cruise industry, once thought recession-proof, is rolling out the deep-discount gangway in this crisis.
  • Events took a chilling turn on Saturday when the hijackers, frustrated by Kuwait's refusal to meet their demand, invited three reporters to the top of the gangway leading to the .
  • The ignominy began when ten students, dressed as pirates and armed with toy flintlocks, rowed over to the Bennington one cold dawn and simply marched up the gangway Without .
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  • 2 Killed, 10 injured in shootings across Chicago
    Two men were killed and at least 10 other people were injured in shootings across Chicago since Tuesday night. Police say three people approached a 42-year-old man in a gangway about 2:20 a.m., and at least one of them opened …
    June 12, 2013 - WGN TV Chicago
  • 2 dead, 10 injured in shootings
    Two people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded by gunfire across Chicago since Tuesday evening. About 2:20 a.m. Wednesday when 42-year-old Dwayne Duckworth was shot to death in the 2000 block of West 70th Place, authorities said. Police said he was in a gangway when three men approached him and opened fire. Duckworth, of the 8700 block of South Bishop Street, was taken to Advocate ...
    June 12, 2013 - Chicago Sun-Times
  • Dan Kelly's Korner: Talk about a whirlwind wedding
    Rita Zimmerman flew to Oklahoma for a wedding and ended up in the eye of a storm. A big storm. Biggest ever. Rita walked down the gangway at Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City and into the arms of Stephen Sean Penwell, the 25-year-old grandson she had never met.
    June 10, 2013 - Reading Eagle

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