noun (headways, -)
Etymology: From head + way
- (nautical) forward motion, or its rate
- (countable) (transportation) interval of time or distance between two vehicles (e.g. buses) moving in the same direction, especially along the same pre-determined route
- (slang) progress toward a goal
- (countable) the clearance beneath an arch, ceiling or bridge; headroom
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