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passing lanenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   US (UK overtaking lane)
the ​part of a ​mainroad that is used for ​passing other ​vehicles and is ​nearest the ​centre of the ​road
(Definition of passing lane from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “passing lane”
in Chinese (Simplified) 超车道…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超車道…
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