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throughway

[throo-wey] /ˈθruˌweɪ/
noun
1.
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  • The street fronting the site is a major throughway lined with apartments that have commercial establishments on the first floor.
  • The residents' primary concerns were with throughway traffic volume and speeding throughout the community.
British Dictionary definitions for throughway

throughway

/ˈθruːˌweɪ/
noun
1.
(US) a thoroughfare, esp a motorway
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Word Origin and History for throughway
n.

"expressway, large toll road," 1934, American English, from through + way.

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