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roadway

[rohd-wey] /ˈroʊdˌweɪ/
noun
1.
the land over which a road is built; a road together with the land at its edge.
2.
the part of a road over which vehicles travel; road.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; road + way1
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  • But researchers have been working on sensor arrays that could reveal problems long before a roadway is on the brink.
  • The animal's only reaction was to slowly turn and amble across the roadway.
  • The street is a roadway delineated on both sides by an open sewer.
  • Two nature centers and an arboretum are near the roadway.
  • The expanded roadway, however, has not helped much with the traffic.
British Dictionary definitions for roadway

roadway

/ˈrəʊdˌweɪ/
noun
1.
the surface of a road
2.
the part of a road that is used by vehicles
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