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su·per·high·way

 (so͞o′pər-hī′wā′)

superhighway

(ˈsuːpəˌhaɪweɪ)
n
(Automotive Engineering) chiefly US a fast dual-carriageway road

su•per•high•way

(ˈsu pərˌhaɪ weɪ, ˌsu pərˈhaɪˌweɪ)

n.
a highway designed for travel at high speeds, having more than one lane for each direction of traffic; expressway.
[1920–25, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.superhighway - a broad highway designed for high-speed trafficsuperhighway - a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
autobahn - an expressway in a German-speaking country
autostrada - an expressway in an Italian-speaking country
carriageway - one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes
highway, main road - a major road for any form of motor transport
toll road, turnpike - an expressway on which tolls are collected
2.superhighway - an extensive electronic network (such as the internet) used for the rapid transfer of sound and video and graphics in digital formsuperhighway - an extensive electronic network (such as the internet) used for the rapid transfer of sound and video and graphics in digital form
electronic network, network - (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits

superhighway

noun
A course affording passage from one place to another:
Translations
طَريق عُظْمى، اوتوسْتراد
dálnice
motorvej
aukščiausios klasės autostradaaukščiausios klasės greitkelis
autostrade
superdiaľnica

superhighway

[ˈsuːpəˈhaɪweɪ] N (US) → autopista f (de varios carriles)
see also information

superhighway

[ˌsuːpərˈhaɪweɪ] n
(US) (= freeway) → voie f express
(COMPUTING)superautoroute f
the information superhighway → la superautoroute de l'information

superhighway

[ˈsuːpəˌhaɪweɪ] n (Am) → autostrada
the information superhighway → l'autostrada telematica

superhighway

(ˈsuːpe(r)ˌhaiwei) noun
(American) a very wide road for fast traffic.
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SITE Superhighway InAduAsAtAriAAal police SHO Chaudhry Aslam said that four brothers aged between five to 10 years were ostensibly swimming in a rainwater pond situated near New Sabzi Mandi off Superhighway when three of them drowned and died while the fourth child was rescued in unconscious condition.
Early this month, Kura director general Silas Kinoti said that most inbound and outbound lanes along Thika Superhighway will be closed from August 7 to September 7 due to the ongoing construction works.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) Sindh President Haleem Adil Sheikh has said on Wednesday that they are thankful to the Pakistan Army that they took swift action, erected an embankment along M-9 Superhighway and saved Ahsanabad grid station from being inundated in flood water.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sindh President Haleem Adil Sheikh said on Wednesday that they are thankful to the Pakistan Army that they took swift action, erected an embankment along M-9 Superhighway and saved Ahsanabad grid station from being inundated in flood water.
KARACHI -- Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh Dr Syed Kaleem Imam on Saturday took a notice of a police sub-inspector's murder, who was shot dead by an unidentified armed robbers during robbery in SITE Superhighway. The IGP has sought an inquiry report into the incident from SSP Malir.
So last Saturday I woke up early to take the baby for its first superhighway ride.
Karachi -- One terrorist was killed while two police personnel were injured as a result of exchange of fire and hand grenade attack on a police mobile at superhighway in Karachi.
KARACHI: Two policemen were injured during an encounter with alleged criminals in Karachi's SITE Superhighway in the wee hours of Tuesday.According to a police source, a police team was on a routine patrol on Superhighway when they signaled suspected criminals on a motorbike to stop, but the accused opened fire on police party.
A 500-million-year-old worm "superhighway" that existed about 270 million years before dinosaurs walked the Earth has been discovered in Canada.
Two days back on Saturday, hundreds of employees and contractors of the Bahria Town had also staged a protest on main Super Highway over non-payment of their salaries from the last six months, causing massive traffic jam on the both sides of the superhighway for at least eight hours.
A teenage student was killed and a passer-by wounded in crossfire between police and drug peddlers in Afghan Camp, also known as Kochi Camp, near Superhighway morning, officials and witnesses said.
THE council's proposed designs for the first section of Cardiff's Cycle Superhighway Network have raised concerns among cyclists.