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access road

a road that provides access to a specific destination, as to a main highway or to a property that lies within another property.
Origin of access road
1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for access road
  • The access road is for official vehicles only, and foreign journalists are almost exclusively forbidden.
  • Rose's second-floor bedroom had a perfect view of the access road through a thicket of trees.
  • To keep the field as rustic as possible, the partners' long access road would be kept as dirt.
  • The remote location necessitated a lot of infrastructure work, including an access road.
  • More parking and a five-lane access road were constructed.
  • It has a single public access road and visitors may not park on residential streets so that limits the crowds.
  • When the road makes a sharp curve to the left, continue straight onto the access road.
British Dictionary definitions for access road

access road

a road providing a means of entry into a region or of approach to another road, esp a motorway
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