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thru·way

also through·way  (thro͞o′wā′)

thruway

(ˈθruːweɪ)
n
a variant spelling of throughway

thru•way

or through•way

(ˈθruˌweɪ)

n.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thruway - a broad highway designed for high-speed trafficthruway - a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
autobahn - an expressway in a German-speaking country
autostrada - an expressway in an Italian-speaking country
carriageway - one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes
highway, main road - a major road for any form of motor transport
toll road, turnpike - an expressway on which tolls are collected

thruway

noun
A course affording passage from one place to another:
Translations

thruway

[ˈθruːweɪ] N (US) → autopista f de peaje

thruway

throughway [ˈθruːweɪ] n (US) (= expressway) → autoroute f

thruway

n (US) → Schnellstraße f
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According to a video posted on Facebook by Kadire Flowers who can be seen going in the opposite direction on the Thruway, multiple vehicles which included trucks and cars stood static on the road due to the pile up as the blizzard wind flew at a high velocity.
Work on the project, located on the New York State Thruway (I-90) between exit 51 (Buffalo - NY Route 33 - Airport) and exit 50A (Cleveland Drive), began in October 2016.
The Sellers of the existing center are the family which has owned and operated the Thruway supermarket, pharmacy, sporting goods, hardware and liquor stores at this center for approximately 55 years.
So, Mr or Madam Editor, inform your readers and they might get a free ride on the New York State Thruway.
Through the On-the-Go program, Thruway customers can purchase an E-ZPass tag at off-Thruway retail locations, such as Wegmans, and begin using it instantly and benefit from its convenience and time savings," explained Thruway Authority executive director Michael R.
If the state Power and Thruway Authorities do not stop paying for their board members' health benefits, they have been asked to submit a list of the current or retired board members who are receiving such benefits.
A new cell site in the Baldwinsville area of Dwight Park improves service along the New York State Thruway, John Glenn Boulevard, Route 690 and the northern end of Onondaga Lake.
A series of 12 kiosks located in six Thruway Travel Plazas give curious travelers location information, but also inform about programs and degrees offered throughout the SUNY system.
In New York, the Thruway Authority agreed to be a lead agency in designing and constructing bridges made with HPS70W, as part of a cooperative agreement with the FHWA to cover the increase in costs for using the new steel.
By connecting travelers with real-time information, this new app will help ease travel along the Thruway, promote responsible driving habits, and support an easier, less congested holiday commute for all.
Swimland was drawn to this location due to its high traffic counts and its proximity to the New York State Thruway (I-87) & the Saw Mill River Parkway.
The group, carrying placards and hastily penned signs, demanded the opening of the Valley Street-Calgrove Boulevard artery in Newhall, designated on city and Los Angeles County maps as a thruway.