road

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road affording access to and from area access road
short road giving access to an expressway access road , slip road
upward slope or grade (as in a road) acclivity , ascent , climb , raise , rise , upgrade
friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road) adhesive friction , grip , traction
road, small narrow street or alley , mews
ancient Roman road in Italy extending south from Rome to Brindisi; begun in 312 BC Appian Way
road into which secondary roads flow, major arterial road , artery , trunk road
road in Europe, high-speed expressway or autobahn , autoroute , autostrada
road, crushed rock as bed of ballast
slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force bank , camber , cant
barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc. barricade , roadblock
foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track bed
road that goes around congested or obstructed area belt highway , beltway , bypass
curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) bend , curve
narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road berm , shoulder
road ice that is difficult to see black ice
thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalk; nearly invisible but very hazardous black ice
curve or bend in the road that you cannot see around as you are driving blind bend , blind curve
structure erected over a waterway, road, etc bridge
high-speed motorcycle race on a public road burnup
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