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roadblock

noun [C]  /ˈroʊdˌblɑk/ us  
a temporary structure put across a road to stop traffic, esp. to try to stop illegal activity: a police roadblock fig. A roadblock can also be anything that stops progress: There have been several roadblocks in the peace process.
Translations of “roadblock”
in Chinese (Traditional) 路障…
in Russian заграждение на дороге…
in Turkish yol kapama, barikat, yol engeli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 路障…
in Polish blokada (drogi)…
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