divided highway


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divided highway

n
(Civil Engineering) US and Canadian a road on which traffic travelling in opposite directions is separated by a central strip of turf, etc. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): dual carriageway
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divid′ed high′way


n.
a highway with a median strip dividing traffic traveling in opposite directions.
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Noun1.divided highway - a highway divided down the middle by a barrier that separates traffic going in different directions; "in Britain they call a divided highway a dual carriageway"
highway, main road - a major road for any form of motor transport
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Translations

divided highway

n (US) → ˜ Schnellstraße f
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divided highway

n (Am) → strada a doppia carreggiata
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Wagman has been awarded the contract for construction of a four-lane divided highway running from Linden Church Road to Interstate 70 in Howard County, Maryland, one of themost affluent counties in the Baltimore region.
Pursuant to the scope of work, the company will construct eight miles of multi-lane, divided highway including a frontage road and roundabout to replace a four-way stop intersection.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is advertising bidding opportunities for two more local road projects related to the $10 billion factory Foxconn Technology Group is building in Racine County.<br />The first of the two projects will have Braun Road rebuilt as a six-lane divided highway from a section of Interstate 94's east frontage road to County Highway H.
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According to a joint statement released on Tuesday by FIFA and Coca-Cola, a copy of which was received by TAP, "the accident occurred when the motorcade used in the tour of the FIFA World Cup Trophy and escorted by the police was involved in a fatal collision with a woman trying to cross a divided highway"...
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The four-lane divided highway will eventually connect to Walnut Ridge, said Arkansas State Highway & Transportation Department spokesman Glenn Bolick.
Orazietti said last fall his "vision for the North" is a modernized Trans-Canada Highway, with additional passing lanes, paved shoulders, rumble strips, rest stops, and ultimately a four-lane divided highway.