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towaway

[toh-uh-wey] /ˈtoʊ əˌweɪ/
noun
1.
an act or instance of towing away a vehicle that has been illegally parked.
2.
the vehicle towed away.
adjective
3.
designated as an area illegal for parking and from which parked cars will be towed away:
a towaway zone.
Origin of towaway
1955-1960
1955-60; noun, adj. use of verb phrase tow away
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  • Vehicles being towed in a driveaway-towaway operation.
  • Coupling devices and towing methods, except for driveaway-towaway operations.
  • Parking will be permitted in towaway zones that allow it on holidays.
  • In a driveaway-towaway operation, a removable device may be affixed on both sides or at the rear of a single driven motor vehicle.

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