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trunk road

n
(Civil Engineering) Brit a main road, esp one that is suitable for heavy vehicles
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Noun1.trunk road - a highwaytrunk road - a highway        
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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trunk road

n (Brit) → strada principale
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The Major Highway Projects, Trunk Highway Fund Expenditures and Efficiencies Report identified efficiencies in construction projects funded through the states road construction budget and in the administration, maintenance and operations of the transportation system.
Until the milestone for the international trunk highway was achieved, the constituency did not have any tarmac road and residents have waited 55 years to see one.
The 1,423-mile Grand Trunk Highway, begun in 1836, connected Calcutta to Lahore and was 'grander than any scheme ever before conceived, even by the Romans.
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For the trunk highway north, the omni-directional antenna covers a distance of 10Km as shown in Figure 7(b), and will be located 4 km North portal.
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5 May 2010 - Moody's has pulled out the investment-grade rating set to the US state of Minnesota's General Obligation State Trunk Highway Refunding Bonds Series 2009 L.
1 Act, a private member's bill sponsored by Gerald Hawranik (PC--Lac du Bonnet), designates Provincial Trunk Highway No.
So it was with a road now called County Trunk Highway (CTH) S in northwestern Racine County, Wis.
As in other states, Wisconsin focused on the selection and improvement of a state trunk highway system.
Tenders are invited for rehabilitation of bridge 2440, a historic concrete arch bridge that carries trunk highway 65 (3rd avenue).