Definitions

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  • noun A passage into a field or yard, closed by bars made to take out of the posts.

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  • noun A passage into a field or yard, closed by bars that can be lifted out of the posts.

Etymologies

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bar +‎ way

Examples

  • In front of the house he crossed an open barway, and then paused to observe two men at work in full view near the house.

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  • It is hoped a new marine rescue boat based at St Helens on Tasmania's east coast will reduce the danger involved with fishing boats passing through the town's barway.

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  • Mr Llewellyn says the vessel will significantly help with rescues in the barway.

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