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road·work

 (rōd′wûrk′)
n.
1. Road construction or repair.
2. Outdoor long-distance running as a form of physical exercise or conditioning.
3. The activity of taking a band, typically a rock band, on extended tours.

roadwork

(ˈrəʊdˌwɜːk)
n
(General Sporting Terms) sports training by running along roads

road•work

(ˈroʊdˌwɜrk)

n.
a conditioning exercise for an athlete, esp. a boxer, consisting of running considerable distances on roads.
[1885–90]
Translations
práce na silnici
vejarbejde
tietyöt
radovi na cesti
道路工事
도로 공사
vägarbete
การซ่อมถนน
công việc sửa đường

roadwork

أَعْمَالُ الطَرِيق práce na silnici vejarbejde Straßenarbeiten οδικά έργα obras viales tietyöt travaux radovi na cesti lavori stradali 道路工事 도로 공사 wegwerkzaamheden veiarbeid roboty drogowe obras na estrada дорожные работы vägarbete การซ่อมถนน yol yapım çalışması công việc sửa đường 修路作业
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