Meaning of “service road” in the English Dictionary

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"service road" in British English

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service roadnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɜː.vɪs ˌrəʊd/ us /ˈsɝː.vɪs ˌroʊd/ US also frontage road

a small road next to a bigger, faster road, that you use to drive to houses and shops that cannot be reached using the fast road

(Definition of “service road” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"service road" in Business English

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service roadnoun [ C ]

uk us US also frontage road TRANSPORT

a local street that runs parallel to a larger road and that provides a way to reach homes or shops:

Repairs will begin on our store on the I-10 service road this spring.

(Definition of “service road” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)