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carriageway

(ˈkærɪdʒˌweɪ)
n
(Civil Engineering) Brit the part of a road along which traffic passes in a single line moving in one direction only: a dual carriageway.
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Noun1.carriageway - one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes
expressway, freeway, motorway, pike, state highway, superhighway, throughway, thruway - a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
roadway - a road (especially that part of a road) over which vehicles travel
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
طَريقُ السّيّارات
vozovka
kørebane
ajorata
akbraut
körbana
gidiş ve geliş yönü

carriageway

[ˈkærɪdʒweɪ] N (Brit) (Aut) → calzada f
see also dual
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

carriageway

[ˈkærɪdʒweɪ] n (British) (= part of road) → chaussée f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

carriageway

[ˈkærɪdʒˌweɪ] n (Brit) (Aut) → carreggiata
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

carriage

(ˈkӕridʒ) noun
1. the act or cost of conveying and delivering goods. Does that price include carriage?
2. a vehicle for carrying (especially in Britain, railway passengers). the carriage nearest the engine; a railway carriage.
3. especially formerly, a horse-drawn passenger vehicle.
4. the part of a typewriter which moves back and forwards, carrying the paper.
5. posture; way of walking.
ˈcarriageway noun
especially in Britain, the part of a road used by cars etc. The overturned bus blocked the whole carriageway.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Burnaby Road - Thursday, September 5, from 7.30am to 3.30pm - to allow for carriageway repairs to be carried out Burnaby Road will be closed.
But moments after announcing on Twitter that the southbound carriageway was about to re-open, the Highways Agency issued another alert warning about drivers who appeared to have got out of the stationary cars in the northbound carriageway to start 'playing' in the opposite carriageway.
The westbound carriageway will be fully closed overnight for three nights from Friday, August 9, for bridge work.
From its junction with Mitchell Street to its junction with Renfrew Street is closed until Friday for carriageway resurfacing; bus services may be affected.
A man is in a critical condition after reportedly jumping out of a moving white van on the southbound carriageway of the A470 at Taffs Well.
Drivers were forced to take evasive action after the silver vehicle (pictured) came towards them on the westbound carriageway in the Penmaenbach tunnel.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene after the collision on the southbound carriageway of the near junction 2 at Hinckley last night.
The incident, which involved one vehicle, happened on Tuesday afternoon on the westbound carriageway near Pyle just before 3pm.
A MOTORIST had a lucky escape when the car hit the central barrier of the A55 and flipped on to the opposite carriageway.
Oman's Ministry of Transport and Communications has opened a big stretch of the Ibri-Yanqul dual carriageway, amid its national strategy to improve the condition of the country's roads.