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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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