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A side road taken to avoid the tolls or traffic of a turnpike.
intr.v. shun·piked, shun·pik·ing, shun·pikes
To travel on side roads, avoiding turnpikes.

shun′pik′er n.
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a driver who takes a side road to avoid paying a turnpike toll
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That's where the second solution,, comes in: on Edwards' original web site, she offers advice on finding free camping and her Frugal Shunpiker's Guides.
As true shunpikers, we kept to the backroads and passed many a local library each day.