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/ˈsəbˌwā/,
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subways, plural;
  1. An underground electric railroad

  2. A tunnel under a road for use by pedestrians


  1. metro: an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city); "in Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'"
  2. underpass: an underground tunnel or passage enabling pedestrians to cross a road or railway
  3. The Subway is a colloquial name for a uniquely-shaped slot canyon in Zion National Park. It is located between two peaks called the North and South Guardian Angels, deep within the Left Fork of North Creek. ...
  4. Subway is a 1985 French film directed by Luc Besson, starring Isabelle Adjani and Christopher Lambert and is part of the Cinema du look movement.
  5. The Chicago-based group Subway, was composed of Eric McNeal, Keith Thomas, Trerail Puckett and Roy Jones. The group was signed by Michael Bivins (of New Edition and Bell Biv DeVoe) to his Motown-distributed label Biv 10. ...
  6. A rapid transit, metro(politan), subway, underground, or elevated railway system is an electric passenger railway in an urban area with high capacity and frequency, and which is grade separated from other traffic. ...
  7. Subway is an American restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs), salads, and personal pizzas. It is owned and operated by Doctor's Associates, Inc. (DAI). ...
  8. In England and Wales, the Republic of Ireland, Hong Kong and some Commonwealth countries (such as Canada, Australia and New Zealand), the term subway normally refers to a specially constructed underpass for pedestrians and/or cyclists beneath a road or railway, allowing them to reach the other ...
  9. "The Subway" is the 30th episode of the sitcom Seinfeld. It is the 13th episode of the show's third season. It aired on January 8, 1992.
  10. (The Subways) The Subways are an English alternative rock band. Their debut album, Young For Eternity, was released on 4 July 2005 in the UK and February 14, 2006 in the U.S. Their second album, All or Nothing, was released on 30 June 2008. ...
  11. An underground railway, especially for mass transit of people in urban areas; A rapid transit system, regardless of the elevation of its right of way; underground walkway, tunnel for pedestrians (called pedestrian underpass in US); To travel by underground railway
  12. An area beneath the milking pit that houses milk meters, pipelines, vacuum lines and transfer tanks to reduce noise and improve the milker's ability to move around in the pit.
  13. 46"x64" - paper stock, issued folded and rolled. A very rare size in most cases - survival on titles is incredibly sporadic and unpredictable. The earliest made seem to be for 'Thunderball'.
  14. A pedestrian walkway, usually referring to tunnels under larger streets. You might have to walk through a subway to get to an Underground station, for example.
  15. An urban public transportation system that uses below-ground right-of-way. Also used to refer to that portion of a transportation system that is constructed beneath the ground surface.
  16. A railroad that runs underground, generally in a large city, e.g., London’s underground.
  17. n. 1. An walkway under a street. Do not expect to use the London Underground (called the Tube) at a subway.
  18. A pedestrian tunnel under a roadway or rail line. See also Tube.
  19. menu has wide variety of options for all sorts of taste buds, from sour to bitter to extra spicy, or some yummy jazzy flavors. Subway is known for the slogan it advertises ... brunch and snacks is available readily at your nearby subway food chain.   Now let me ...
  20. Chav eating healthy.