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overpassnoun [C]

us   /ˈoʊ·vərˌpæs/
a bridge that carries a road or railroad over another road
(Definition of overpass from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overpass”
in Spanish paso elevado…
in Vietnamese vượt qua…
in Malaysian laluan atas…
in Thai สะพานข้ามที่อยู่เหนือถนนไฮเวย์…
in French pont autoroutier…
in German die Überführung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 立交桥, 跨线桥…
in Turkish üst geçit, üst yol…
in Russian эстакада…
in Indonesian jalan layang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 立交橋, 跨線橋…
in Polish wiadukt…
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