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speedway

[speed-wey] /ˈspidˌweɪ/
noun
1.
a road or course for fast driving, motoring, or the like, or on which more than ordinary speed is allowed.
2.
a track on which automobile or motorcycle races are held.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism; speed + way1

Speedway

[speed-wey] /ˈspidˌweɪ/
noun
1.
a town in central Indiana.
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British Dictionary definitions for speedway

speedway

/ˈspiːdˌweɪ/
noun
1.
  1. the sport of racing on light powerful motorcycles round cinder tracks
  2. (as modifier): a speedway track
2.
the track or stadium where such races are held
3.
(US & Canadian)
  1. a racetrack for cars
  2. a road on which fast driving is allowed
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