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un·der·pass

 (ŭn′dər-păs′)
n.
1. A passage underneath something, especially a section of road that passes under another road or a railroad.
2. An intersection formed in this way.

underpass

(ˈʌndəˌpɑːs)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) a section of a road that passes under another road, railway line, etc
2. (Automotive Engineering) another word for subway1

un•der•pass

(ˈʌn dərˌpæs, -ˌpɑs)

n.
a passage running underneath, esp. a passage for pedestrians or vehicles under a railroad or street.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.underpass - an underground tunnel or passage enabling pedestrians to cross a road or railwayunderpass - an underground tunnel or passage enabling pedestrians to cross a road or railway
tunnel - a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars); "the tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection"
Translations
podchodpodjezd
undergrundsbaneviadukt
alikäytäväalikulkutunneli
podzemna željeznicapodzemni prolaz
アンダーパス地下道
지하도지하철
podhodpodvoz
tunnelbanavägtunnel
ถนนใต้ดินรถไฟใต้ดิน
đường ngầmđường ngầm cho người đi bộ

underpass

[ˈʌndəpɑːs] N (for cars) → paso m a desnivel; (for pedestrians) → paso m subterráneo

underpass

[ˈʌndərpɑːs] n
(for pedestrians)passage m souterrain
(for cars)passage m souterrain

underpass

[ˈʌndəˌpɑːs] n (for cars) → sottopassaggio; (for pedestrians) → sottopassaggio pedonale

underpass

مـَمَرٌّ تـَحْتَ الطَّرِيق, مَـمَرٌّ سُفْلِيّ podchod, podjezd undergrundsbane, viadukt Unterführung υπόγεια διάβαση πεζών, υπόγειος σιδηρόδρομος metro, paso subterráneo alikäytävä, alikulkutunneli passage souterrain podzemna željeznica, podzemni prolaz metropolitana, sottopassaggio アンダーパス, 地下道 지하도, 지하철 onderdoorgang, ondergrondse fotgjengerundergang, (vei)undergang przejście podziemne passagem inferior, passagem subterrânea para pedestres, passagem subterrânea para peões тоннель tunnelbana, vägtunnel ถนนใต้ดิน, รถไฟใต้ดิน alt geçit, altgeçit đường ngầm, đường ngầm cho người đi bộ 地下人行通道, 地下道
References in periodicals archive ?
ISLAMABAD -- The Capital Development Authority (CDA) and National Highway Authority (NHA) are at loggerheads over the construction of three underpasses on Kashmir Highway that would maintain access to several residential sectors.
ISLAMABAD -- Capital Development Authority (CDA) and National Highway Authority (NHA) representatives will meet in Islamabad on Friday to resolve differences over the construction of two underpasses on Kashmir Highway, reports Dawn.
Marri said that the Bani Hajer Interchange is composed of three levels with four underpasses, two loops, two link bridges and right turn road linking traffic coming from Dukhan towards Al Rayyan.
He confirmed that Bani Hajer Interchange is composed of three levels with four underpasses, two loops, two link bridges and right turn roads linking traffic coming from Dukhan towards Al Rayyan.
Rawalpindi -- Punjab government has declared construction of underpasses in connection with Liaqat Bagh to Mareer chowk signal free Murree road project dangerous for metro track.
The incident occurred in the afternoon when driver of an oil tanker of Hascol Petroleum Ltd, ignoring the height limit and indication that heavy traffic was not allowed to pass through the underpasses, went ahead towards Waris Mir Underpass.
Over the years, Lahore has gradually become a city of Underpasses and Flyovers facilitating smooth transportation considerably while still retaining its greenery in parks and gardens and all around.
With this project, the Punjab government is keen to improve infrastructure at a cost of billions of rupees across the province and spread a network of roads, underpasses and flyovers, Sharif said.
MULTAN -- Railways Multan division would have new underpasses after closing almost 45 level crossings, deemed unnecessary under the multi-billion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.
The site team's major role was to construct two massive concrete underpasses, each 650m long, 50m wide and up to 15m deep," commented Nicolas Bruyninckx, project director of Al Rayyan Road.
The modern transport infrastructure has evolved and is now comprised of road infrastructural units such as complex interchanges, flyovers, underpasses and road tunnels to support new traffic conditions.