spaghetti junction

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spaghetti junction
 
n
an interchange, usually between motorways, in which there are a large number of underpasses and overpasses and intersecting roads used by a large volume of high-speed traffic
 
[C20: from the nickname of the Gravelly Hill Interchange, Birmingham, where the M6, A38M, A38, and A5127 intersect]

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Main Entry:  spaghetti junction
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a complex and multi-level junction of roads
Etymology:  as spaghetti strands would look
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