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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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In recent years, Skywalks have become big business.
The conference center was always designed to allow for the extension of skywalks to keep visitors protected from the elements as they cross the street to a parking garage and hotel.
In a letter to Mumbai suburban district collector Deependra Singh Kushwaha, Tendulkar said, having a "dedicated hawker zone/food zone will help clear pedestrian area in and around railway stations and on skywalks." "Pedestrians should be directed to take pavements (where available) or skywalks where constructed and not walk between traffic at station roads.
A network of skywalks and arcades at the first floor- level is being proposed to connect new development in Trilokpuri with the Metro station concourse.
The King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) skywalks, another project by Al Ghurair Aluminium, features 57 skywalks of lengths ranging from 30 to 80m long.
Our three ITEEA host hotels, the Hyatt, Hilton, and Millennium, are directly connected to the Convention Center via these skywalks.
All the skywalks may not fetch us those kind of revenues - some of them have been planned in congested areas for pedestrians and may not have great visibility from the advertisement point of view - but we hope to recover our costs.
Mumbai: Opposition is brewing in Mahim and Dadar West to the proposed skywalks, two of the 40 that the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority plans to start work within a month.
This European boutique luxury hotel has 99 guestrooms, 25 suites, and a private entrance to the Circle Centre Mall, and Indiana Convention Center & RCA Dome via skywalks.
Private entrance to Circle Centre and the Indiana Convention Center & RCA Dome via skywalks. Member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts Worldwide and an AAA Four Diamond hotel.
Skywalks by Clyde Holmes is on show now at The Museum of Modern Art,Machynlleth and continues until July 12.