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rest area

n.
A designated area, usually along a major highway, where motorists can take a break from driving. Also called rest stop.

rest area

n
Austral and NZ a motorists' stopping place, usually off a highway, equipped with tables, seats, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rest area - designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarilyrest area - designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily
area - a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function; "the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
Translations
odpočívadlo
serviceområdevigeplads
palvelualuetienvarren lepopaikka
odmorištepodručje posluživanja
サービスエリア待避場所
대피소서비스 구역
rastplatsrastplats längs vägen
ข้างทางพื้นที่บริการ
làn đỗ xe trên đườngtrạm nghỉ gần đường cao tốc

rest area

مَحَطَةُ الـخِدْمَة, مَكَان ُلِوُقُوف ِالسَّيَارَاتِ odpočívadlo serviceområde, vigeplads Parkbucht, Tankstelle und Raststätte πλευρικός χώρος στάθμευσης, σταθμός εξυπηρέτησης αυτοκινήτων área de descanso, área de servicio palvelualue, tienvarren lepopaikka aire, bas-côté odmorište, područje posluživanja area di servizio, area di sosta サービスエリア, 待避場所 대피소, 서비스 구역 parkeerplaats, wegrestaurant parkeringslomme, serviceområde pobocze drogi, stacja benzynowa przy autostradzie acostamento, área de serviço nas estradas, faixa de emergência, posto de serviços nas estradas зона обслуживания на автостраде, придорожная парковка rastplats, rastplats längs vägen ข้างทาง, พื้นที่บริการ konaklama alanı, yol kenarında geçici park yeri làn đỗ xe trên đường, trạm nghỉ gần đường cao tốc 服务区, 路侧停车带
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Charles man, Steven Shambora, was killed Saturday morning when the car he was driving struck a truck parked on the shoulder of a rest area entrance ramp along westbound I-80 in Grundy County, state police said Sunday.
HAFIZABAD -- Five persons including a woman and two teenage girls along with a minor boy died and 40 others including 10 women injured when a Lahore-bound bus overturned near Sukheke Rest Area on Motorway M-2 near Hafizabad Tuesday morning.
Rawalpindi -- National Logistics Cell (NLC) will set up international standard rest area on major highways in Balochistan to facilitate truckers and commuters.
RAWALPINDI: National Logistics Cell (NLC) will set up international standard rest area on major highways in Balochistan to facilitate truckers and commuters.In this connection, first rest area of its kind is being established on N-40 near Dalbandin to serve traders and truckers engaged in PakistanIran bilateral trade as well as pilgrims (Zaireen) to the holy places in the brotherly country.
An employee who was blinded in an assault by a former coworker while working the overnight shift at a rest area was entitled to workers' compensation benefits, even though the assailant's motivation for the attack was unknown, because the employee's job heightened his risk of attack.
'The plan is that there will be 12 Rest and Service Areas (TIP) for Toll Roads or the rest area that will be operated along the Bakauheni-Terbanggi toll road,' said Bintang.
A local court's decision to punish a teacher for leaving a student behind at an expressway rest area during a field trip has sparked controversy over teachers' duties versus teachers' rights.
A proposal by a private consortium to acquire the 89-miles turnpike system in New Hampshire has been shelved, but the Public-Private Partnership Oversight Commission, last month, agreed to consider plans for a full-service rest area at Exit 23 in New Hampton, similar to the ones on Interstate 93 in Hooksett.
The 'Xishan Cyclist Rest Area,' located at Lane 71 of Zhishan Road Section 3, is Taipei City's first rest area for cyclists traveling in the mountainous region.
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced it has commenced construction work on the $18.7m (AED69m)-worth phase 1 of the dualisation of Seih Assalam Road, stretching 12km from Dubai International Endurance City, to the rest area at the cycling track along Al Qudra Road.
Police sources in Iraq said the victims were civilians who died in an explosion from a truck trailer parked in a rest area some 10 km north of the Iraqi port of Umm Qasr.
"For take off, rest and landing she was illegally allowed to sit in the cabin crew horizontal rest area (bunk) by the commander.