traffic circle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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traffic circlenoun [C]

uk   us   US (US also rotary, UK roundabout)
a ​place where three or more ​roadsjoin and ​traffic must go around a ​circulararea in the ​middle, ​rather than ​straightacross
(Definition of traffic circle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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traffic circlenoun [C]

 us   /ˈtræf·ɪk ˌsɜr·kəl/ (also rotary)
a ​place where ​roadsmeet in a circle that ​drivers go around to ​findtheir next ​road
(Definition of traffic circle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “traffic circle”
in Arabic دَوّار…
in Korean 원형 교차로, 라운드 어바웃…
in Portuguese rotatória…
in Catalan rotonda…
in Japanese 環状交差点, ロータリー交差点…
in Chinese (Simplified) 环岛, 环形交叉路口…
in Turkish kavşak…
in Russian кольцевая транспортная развязка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 環島, 環形交叉路口…
in Italian rotatoria…
in Polish rondo…
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