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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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Translations

trunk road

n (Brit) → strada principale
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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.
On the funding side, MnDOT was dealt a stronger hand in 2017 when the Minnesota Legislature approved $164 million in Trunk Highway money and $640 million through bond sales for transportation.
In addition, per the state constitution, payment of trunk highway bonds is a first charge on money coming in to the state trunk highway fund (THF), which receives a share of taxes on motor vehicles and motor vehicle fuels.
Dayton said the grant was "unnecessary."<br />With trunk highway bonds and other money sources, the bill offers $1.459 billion in total for public-works projects throughout the state.
A good example of SSG performance to date is the Minnesota Department of Transportation's (MnDOT) trunk highway 610 project in Brooklyn Park, Minn.