roadworthy

[rohd-wur-thee]
adjective, roadworthier, roadworthiest.
in suitable operating condition or meeting accepted standards for safe driving on the road: a roadworthy automobile.

Origin:
1810–20; road + -worthy

roadworthiness, noun
unroadworthy, adjective
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roadworthy (ˈrəʊdˌwɜːðɪ)
 
adj
1.  (of a motor vehicle) mechanically sound; fit for use on the roads
 
n , -ies
2.  (South African) a certificate of roadworthiness for a motor vehicle
 
'roadworthiness
 
n

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Example sentences
Carts that need batteries, tires, and other miscellaneous repairs will be fixed
  to a roadworthy condition.
So it's wise to ensure they're roadworthy each time you ride.
The trailers are required to be roadworthy and weatherproof.
The appellants are held responsible for ensuring that the coach or vehicle is
  operable and roadworthy.
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