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roadworthy

[rohd-wur-th ee] /ˈroʊdˌwɜr ði/
adjective, roadworthier, roadworthiest.
1.
in suitable operating condition or meeting accepted standards for safe driving on the road:
a roadworthy automobile.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; road + -worthy
Related forms
roadworthiness, noun
unroadworthy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for roadworthiness

roadworthy

/ˈrəʊdˌwɜːðɪ/
adjective
1.
(of a motor vehicle) mechanically sound; fit for use on the roads
noun (pl) -ies
2.
(South African) a certificate of roadworthiness for a motor vehicle
Derived Forms
roadworthiness, noun
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