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median

noun [C] (LAND)   /ˈmid·i·ən/ (also median strip,  /ˌmid·i·ənˈstrɪp/)
a narrow strip of land or concrete between the two sides of a large road, separating the vehicles moving in opposite directions: The car went out of control, jumped the median, and hit a truck head on.
(Definition of median noun (LAND) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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