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ring road

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(Automotive Engineering) a main road that bypasses a town or town centre. US names: belt or beltway

ring road

beltway
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Noun1.ring road - a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the centerring road - a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
highway, main road - a major road for any form of motor transport
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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POLICE shut a stretch of Huddersfield's ring road after a woman was knocked down.
I planned to use the ring road from the London Road to access Warwick Road.
The repair works being carried out on the stretch between AIIMS and Dhaula Kuan has forced the police to divert traffic on the Ring Road to the Outer Ring Road.
LAHORE -- A patrolling Officer was killed as a speeding vehicle hit him at Ring Road here on Friday night.
He added in remarks to KUNA that closing the detour at the 7th Ring Road was temporary in order to take certain measures related to calibration of expansion joints, being of high importance, regarding that this ring road is used by heavy vehicles.
The new Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) ring road is behind schedule, according to an official.
Motorists in Doha have called for a comprehensive development plan for B Ring Road, which is considered one of the country's key routes and commercial areas, local daily Arrayah reported yesterday.
A TEENAGER is fighting for life after she was hit by a car on a busy ring road in the Black Country.
LAHORE -- Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif presided over a meeting to review in detail various matters relating to Lahore Ring Road Authority.
An overpass at the crossing of Madinah Road with the Al-Nawariah area over Ring Road 4 with three lanes in either direction will ensure free flowing traffic on the ring road to Makkah's southern and eastern districts.
Manama: Kuwait has officially renamed the Fifth Ring Road as the Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Road.
The last time Tsuu T'ina members voted on a ring road deal was in June 2009 when more than 60 per cent of those who cast ballots opposed a ring road on their land.