Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A corridor of undeveloped land, as along a river or between urban centers, that is reserved for recreational use or environmental preservation.

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  • n. A corridor of undeveloped or park land.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a belt of parks or rural land surrounding a town or city

Etymologies

green +‎ way (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For bikers, turning the old LIRR Rockaway line into a greenway is the QueensWay to go Andrea Crawford of Friends of the QueensWay says abandoned rail line should become a green, biker-friendly trail Handout

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  • The greenway will be a four-mile walking and biking trail that will loop around downtown.

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  • That's a more expensive option, but it would keep above-ground lines or disruptive digging away from the trench that carries the greenway, which is designated a historic district for its series of bridges built to span the rail tracks that once ran though the trench.

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  • That's a more expensive option, but it would keep above-ground lines or disruptive digging away from the trench that carries the greenway, which is designated an historic district for its series of bridges built to span the rail tracks that once ran though the trench.

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  • "The access to the greenway is the biggest thing," Atencio said.

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  • State Labor plans to counter Greens THE State Government yesterday made a brazen bid to stem the flow of votes to the Greens, with Premier Kristina Keneally announcing a "greenway" through Sydney's Inner West.

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  • Bike festival touting possible "greenway" bike trail

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  • Although it's just an idea on paper at this point, this "greenway" being proposed by the Downtown Development District was the subject of a bike tour Saturday as part of the bicycle-focused Velo Louisiane festival this weekend.

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  • We recently discovered that a "greenway" is being constructed behind our home in a designated watershed area.

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  • Last month, Kehoe proposed creating a "greenway" buffer between the river and the fairgrounds.

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