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An elevated, usually enclosed walkway between two buildings. Also called skyway.
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1. (Gymnastics) a walk on a tightrope at great height
2. (Architecture) a high walkway between two buildings
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an elevated bridgelike walkway built to cross a large interior space, as an atrium, or built over a street to link two buildings. Also called skywalk.
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Noun1.skywalk - an elevated walkway between buildings (usually enclosed)skywalk - an elevated walkway between buildings (usually enclosed)
paseo, walkway, walk - a path set aside for walking; "after the blizzard he shoveled the front walk"
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High up in the "sky", a breathtaking SkyWalk adventure course is suspended above the football pitch-sized playground below.
Summary: Mishima [Japan], July 4 (ANI): The Mishima Skywalk attracts many tourists from overseas.
In addition to the water frolicking area, Xiao Wulai Scenic Area also boasts other popular attractions, such as Xiao Wulai Waterfall, Xiao Wulai Skywalk, Sky Rope Bridge, Wind-Rolling Stone, and Yixing Suspension Bridge.
THE $30 million glass bottomed skywalk juts out 70 feet from the rim at an elevation of 4000 feet above the Colorado River...Even as I read the caption and see the photograph my head starts spinning, not out of yearning to walk the walk, but fear; sick, thick and yellow!
(6+ years, PS15) SkyWalk: A vertical adventure course, which is built over seven towers and features 24 climbing stations.
In 2003, when Skywalk Pharmacy opened in Milwaukee it became the first independently owned community pharmacy in the country that was located in a children's hospital, says Skywalk president and CEO Jake Olson.
"In the same way as seeing the West Rim and Skywalk is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for more than 1 million guests a year, the chance to lead this company and to work with the Hualapai people is every bit as special for me.
Town Planner Segun Owoduni, while speaking on the hoisting of Skywalk Bridge linking terminals one and two of the Oshodi Transport Interchange that has just been completed, said apart from the structure that stands out in the once of chaotic Oshodi, the conception of the project is outstanding.
Aerial view of tourists walking on the glass skywalk at Fuxi Mountain tourism area in Xinmi, Henan Province of China.
It is also links to the Medical Education Building using a skywalk. The building, which can house between 1,400 and 1,500 employees, has offices, workstations, conference rooms, dry lab space and other spaces to support faculty and staff.<br />The $83 million building's center is a corridor with interior staircases designed to encourage employees to walk past each other and have a chat.<br />"It really brings together a great confluence of people and is such a great space," said Bryce Unger, senior project manager at C.G.
Apart from a beautiful view, the UFO restaurant on the SNP Bridge will offer a skywalk and ropeway.default:svg width="23" height="23default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svdefault:svg width="22" height="22default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svBratislava has a new attraction for adrenaline seekers.
For an additional thrill, you can try the 85-meter-high "skywalk."