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four-lane

[fawr-leyn, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌleɪn, ˈfoʊr-/
adjective
1.
(of a highway) having two lanes for traffic in each direction:
a four-lane thruway.
noun
2.
Also, four-laner
[fawr-ley-ner, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈleɪ nər, ˈfoʊr-/ (Show IPA)
. a four-lane highway.
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  • The aging roadway will be redesigned as a four-lane divided highway to improve capacity and safety.
  • New four-lane highways provide a network helping business and tourism.
  • To make room, a pair of two-lane roads will be widened to four-lane divided highways.
  • Today, ox carts ply its grand, four-lane approach road while the building slumbers in near darkness.
  • four-lane undivided roadways in urban areas can experience a degradation of service and/or safety as traffic volumes increase.
  • The bridge will temporarily reopen as a four-lane bridge during the holiday season.

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