Meaning of “turnpike” in the English Dictionary

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

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turnpikenoun [ C ]

us /ˈtɜrnˌpɑɪk/

a main road intended for fast travel, which you usually have to pay to use:

the New Jersey Turnpike

(Definition of “turnpike” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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