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ring roadnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US usually beltway)
a ​mainroad that goes around the ​edge of a ​town, ​allowingtraffic to ​avoid the ​towncentre: We got ​stuck in ​traffic on the ​ringroad.
(Definition of ring road from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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