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path·way

 (păth′wā′, päth′-)
n.
1. A path.
2. Physiology
a. A course usually followed by a body part or process.
b. A chain of nerve fibers along which impulses normally travel.
c. A sequence of enzymatic or other reactions by which one biological material is converted to another.

pathway

(ˈpɑːθˌweɪ)
n
1. another word for path1, path2
2. a route to or way of access to; way of reaching or achieving something
3. (Education) courses taken by a student to gain entry to a higher course or towards a final qualification
4. (Biochemistry) biochem a chain of reactions associated with a particular metabolic process

path•way

(ˈpæθˌweɪ, ˈpɑθ-)

n.
1. a path, course, route, or way.
2. a sequence of reactions, usu. controlled and catalyzed by enzymes, by which one organic substance is converted to another.
[1530–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pathway - a bundle of myelinated nerve fibers following a path through the brainpathway - a bundle of myelinated nerve fibers following a path through the brain
optic radiation, radiatio optica - a nerve pathway from the lateral geniculate body to the visual cortex
commissure - a bundle of nerve fibers passing from one side to the other of the brain or spinal cord
cerebral peduncle, peduncle - a bundle of myelinated neurons joining different parts of the brain
substantia alba, white matter - whitish nervous tissue of the CNS consisting of neurons and their myelin sheaths
2.pathway - a trodden pathpathway - a trodden path      
path - a way especially designed for a particular use
Translations
طَريق، مَسار
stezka
sti
gyalogösvény
gangstígur, slóî
patikayaya yolu

pathway

[ˈpɑːθweɪ] Ncamino m, sendero m = path A1

pathway

[ˈpɑːθweɪ] n
(= track) (for pedestrians)chemin m, sentier m; (from gate to house)allée f
(fig)
The course offers students a pathway to employment → Ce stage offre aux étudiants un moyen d'entrer dans la vie active.
the pathway to success → la voie de la réussite

pathway

[ˈpɑːθˌweɪ] nsentiero, viottolo

path

(paːθ) plural paths (paːðz) noun
1. a way made across the ground by the passing of people or animals. There is a path through the fields; a mountain path.
2. (any place on) the line along which someone or something is moving. She stood right in the path of the bus.
ˈpathway noun
a path.

path·way

n. curso, comunicación; senda.
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5) The template for the OEHSA and the exposure pathway form, with instructions for completion, are available at <https://mesl.
The number of samples collected during an exposure investigation varied depending on site-specific factors such as the exposure pathway, sample media, and the number of persons potentially exposed.
EPA may also designate a site as having unknown human exposure during the construction phase of work, or after a site has met the construction complete milestone, if new information suggests that there may be risk at the site, or if an investigation is under way to assess a potential exposure pathway not previously analyzed.
The title also focuses on the collection of soil gas samples for assessing the significance of the subsurface-vapor-to-indoor-air exposure pathway and the use of related data to help make decisions concerning corrective action for human health exposure, current exposure scenarios in existing buildings, future exposure scenarios in existing buildings, petroleum hydrocarbon impact sites, remediation system monitoring, site assessment, vapor transport, data inconsistencies, analysis methods, and potential litigation scenarios.
Instead of overreacting, the ranch could have implemented science-based management practices supported by the California Department of Fish and Game, Condor Recovery Team Executive Committee, hunters and the shooting sports industry that would disrupt any potential exposure pathway to lead," said NSSF senior vice president and general counsel Lawrence G.
If PFOA is in people's blood because they make it inside their bodies, says Mabury, then the behavior of the intermediate chemicals in this exposure pathway becomes important as well.
I think we'd be hard-pressed for a state or federal government to give us that money when there hasn't been a definitive exposure pathway.
We consider the residential pesticide use exposure pathway to be that which occurs from the application of pesticides to the home, lawn, or garden.
Recognizing lead bullet fragments may be a potential exposure pathway to this endangered species, the state's fish and game department has embarked on a plan to educate hunters in ways they can voluntarily reduce the condors' exposure to lead by various means, including burying the remains of field-dressed game or avoiding hunting in locations where condors are present.
Our results substantiate UNEP/OCHA (2010) conclusions that consumption of lead-contaminated water, although substantial, is a subordinate exposure pathway to incidental ingestion of lead-contaminated soils or dusts.
The work plan calls for a specific capping and/or removal procedure to reduce the potential exposure pathway created by soils containing elevated metal concentrations.
The indoor air of houses is the primary exposure pathway for radon and the main public-health risk, contributing to about 20,000 lung cancer deaths each year in the United States.