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sea·way

 (sē′wā′)
n.
1. A sea route.
2. An inland waterway for ocean shipping.
3. The headway of a ship.
4. A rough sea.

seaway

(ˈsiːˌweɪ)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a waterway giving access to an inland port, navigable by ocean-going ships
2. (Nautical Terms) a vessel's progress
3. (Nautical Terms) a rough or heavy sea
4. (Nautical Terms) a route across the sea

sea•way

(ˈsiˌweɪ)

n.
1. a sea route.
2. the open sea.
3. the progress of a ship through the waves.
4. a more or less rough sea.
5. a waterway giving access to a landlocked port by ocean vessels.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seaway - a lane at sea that is a regularly used route for vesselsseaway - a lane at sea that is a regularly used route for vessels
lane - a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic
Translations

seaway

[ˈsiːweɪ] Nvía f marítima

seaway

[ˈsiːˌweɪ] nrotta marittima
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