Meaning of “beltway” in the English Dictionary

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"beltway" in British English

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beltwaynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbelt.weɪ/ us /ˈbelt.weɪ/ US UK ring road

a main road that goes around the edge of a town, allowing traffic to avoid the town centre

(Definition of “beltway” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"beltway" in American English

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beltwaynoun [ C ]

us /ˈbeltˌweɪ/

a main road that goes around the edge of a city

(Definition of “beltway” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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