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ring road

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(Automotive Engineering) a main road that bypasses a town or town centre. US names: belt or beltway

ring road

beltway
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Noun1.ring road - a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the centerring road - a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
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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RAWALPINDI -- The government has decided to include the project for the construction of the 58 kilometer long ring road in the next annual development program of the Punjab government.
ISLAMABAD -- Business community of the capital city Monday urged government for constructing a ring road or bypass for twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad to overcome the traffic issues, which were effecting the business activities there.
ISLAMABAD -- The twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi need a ring road for the diversion of heavy vehicles so as to avoid traffic jams, said a statement issued by the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Monday.
ISLAMABAD -- Sheikh Amir Waheed President, Mohammad Naveed Senior Vice President and Nisar Ahmed Mirza Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Monday called upon the government to arrange urgent construction of a ring road or bypass for the twin cities as due to absence of a ring road, all heavy duty vehicles were passing through the twin cities due to which traffic jams have become almost daily phenomenon in the cities and business activities were also suffering.
Islamabad -- President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry Sheikh Amir Waheed has called upon the government to arrange urgent construction of a ring road or bypass for the twin cities as due to absence of a ring road.
I JUST noted that, on that rather nice photo of the ring road at night from Kapilan Kapil (Jan 23), it proves that people do not know how to use the ring road, judging by the light trails.
Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif inspected the ring road southern loop from Adda Plot to Kamahan Road after its inauguration on Friday.
MANILA: The Board of Directors of the ADB approved $330 million in grant financing to support the completion of Afghanistan's national Ring Road, a vital national strategic corridor.
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Local Government and Rural Development Inayatullah has said that northern section of Ring Road from Pajjagi to Warsak Road will be completed till June 2017 at a total cost of Rs.
A FIRE engine crashed through a wall on a Black Country ring road in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Skopje's ring road has been put to use again after parts of it from the intersection at Aracinovo to the intersection at Stajkovci sustained severe damage in Saturday's flooding.
POLICE shut a stretch of Huddersfield's ring road after a woman was knocked down.