[ jet-wey ]
/ ˈdʒɛtˌweɪ /
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an enclosed, telescoping, movable ramplike bridge connecting an airport terminal and an aircraft, for use by passengers in boarding and disembarking.
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You approach, hand your tickets to the agent with a smile and lift up your 6-year-old son to carry him down the jetway.Oregon Judge Grounds the Federal No-Fly List—and It’s High Time|Dean Obeidallah|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST