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divided highway

noun
1.
a superhighway with a broad median strip, designed to prevent collisions, headlight glare, etc., between vehicles moving in opposite directions, and usually having limited or cloverleaf access.
Also called dual highway.
Compare autobahn.
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divided highway

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a road on which traffic travelling in opposite directions is separated by a central strip of turf, etc Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) dual carriageway
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