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"freeway" in British English

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freewaynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfriː.weɪ/
a ​wideroad for fast-moving ​traffic, ​especially in the US, with a ​limitednumber of ​places at which ​drivers can ​enter and ​leave it: the ​Santa Monica freeway
(Definition of freeway from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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freewaynoun [C]

 us   /ˈfri·weɪ/
a ​wideroad for ​fastmovingtraffictravelinglongdistances, with a ​limitednumber of ​places at which ​drivers can ​enter and ​leave it: the ​Santa Monica freeway in California
(Definition of freeway from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “freeway”
in Arabic الطَّريق الحُرّة…
in Korean 고속도로…
in Portuguese rodovia, autoestrada…
in Catalan autopista…
in Japanese 高速道路, 幹線道路…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高速公路…
in Turkish ücretsiz otoyol, otoban, çevreyolu…
in Russian автострада…
in Chinese (Traditional) 高速公路…
in Italian autostrada…
in Polish autostrada…
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