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ring roadnoun [C]

uk   /ˈrɪŋ ˌrəʊd/ us   /ˈrɪŋ ˌroʊd/ UK US usually beltway
a main road that goes around the edge of a town, allowing traffic to avoid the town centre: We got stuck in traffic on the ring road.
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