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rest stop

n.
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rest stop

n
the US name for lay-by1
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Noun1.rest stop - designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarilyrest stop - 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"
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Translations

rest stop

n (US Aut) (= place)Rastplatz m; (= break in journey)Rast f
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According to PLUS Trafik; in the south, traffic was slow moving from Skudai to Senai Utara; Kulai (U) rest stop to Sedenak; Sedenak to Simpang Renggam and onwards to Ayer Hitam; Senawang to Port Dickson exit; Pedas Linggi to Senawang (U) lay by; Simpang Ampat to Pedas Linggi (U) lay by.
Three nude women who told police they were "air drying" at a Florida rest stop escaped Wednesday and led officers on a high-speed chase before being arrested.
Dennis said the original vendor failed to keep machines in working order and filled, resulting in numerous complaints from motorists and rest stop workers.
Summary: Video of Indian visitor lauding the Lahore-Islamabad motorway rest stop went viral
The defendant was caught at 3am at a rest stop on Sheikh Zayed Road moving diesel to another vehicle.
Photo: The Iowa 80 rest stop is said to be the biggest in the country.
The expanded camp would be classified as a rest stop, where residents live in prairie schooner-style Conestoga huts or other rudimentary shelters.
His latest instructional video shows viewers a simple band tabata routine that he was able to fit in—at a roadside rest stop. If you have time for a pit stop—you have time for a workout.
The DO also wanted the same kind of plan for the return leg with the exception that the Airman could make the trip in 1 day if he planned at least one long rest stop and finished before dark.
This helped them catch out a Northern Irish driver, pulled over on the A55 near Bangor, after he claimed he had taken a rest stop in the Midlands on his way into North Wales.