an established route between stars; usu. pl. starways the realm of space travel in general; cf. spaceway n.
The terror of the starways, your worlds called me.
From the forward turtle deck, under the glassite dome of the Starlight Arrow, I peered down to the landing stage where the arriving passengers were crowding. It was Interplanetary Starways, Earth-Venus Voyage Twelve.
A hint of the adventurer’s blood that made his home the great sweeps of starway that stretched to the far horizons of the universe.
Vardda, lord of the starways!
Together, they roved the starways, trod the dark, soundless emptiness of space.
Finding me—finding anybody along the starways—wasn’t remotely probable.
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