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1. Road construction or repair.
2. Outdoor long-distance running as a form of physical exercise or conditioning.
3. The activity of taking a band, typically a rock band, on extended tours.
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(General Sporting Terms) sports training by running along roads
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a conditioning exercise for an athlete, esp. a boxer, consisting of running considerable distances on roads.
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práce na silnici
radovi na cesti
도로 공사
công việc sửa đường


أَعْمَالُ الطَرِيق práce na silnici vejarbejde Straßenarbeiten οδικά έργα obras viales tietyöt travaux radovi na cesti lavori stradali 道路工事 도로 공사 wegwerkzaamheden veiarbeid roboty drogowe obras na estrada дорожные работы vägarbete การซ่อมถนน yol yapım çalışması công việc sửa đường 修路作业
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