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divided highwaynoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK dual carriageway)
a ​road that has an ​area of ​land in the ​middle, ​dividing the ​rows of ​traffic that are ​moving in ​oppositedirections
(Definition of divided highway from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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divided highwaynoun [C]

 us   /dɪˈvɑɪ·dɪd ˈhɑɪˌweɪ/
a ​mainroad that has an ​area in the ​middle that separates ​trafficmoving in ​oppositedirections
(Definition of divided highway from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “divided highway”
in Chinese (Simplified) (中间有隔离带的)双向车道…
in Chinese (Traditional) (中間有隔離帶的)雙向車道…
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