manway definition

  • noun:
    • A hole or duct wherein a human being may access a utility area for upkeep reasons.
    • a tiny passageway, as with a mine, that a man may move across.
    • A manhole.
    • In coal-mining: a tiny passageway utilized by the miners, not for transportation regarding the coal.
    • The passageway utilized as an airway or chute.

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