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highwaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.weɪ/ us   /ˈhaɪ.weɪ/ US or formal UK
A2 a public road, especially an important road that joins cities or towns together: a coastal/interstate highway
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highwaynoun [C]

us   /ˈhɑɪˌweɪ/
a road, esp. a big road that joins cities or towns together: The interstate highways are usually faster, but smaller roads can be more scenic.
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