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motorway

noun [C] uk   /ˈməʊ.tə.weɪ/ us    /ˈmoʊ.t̬ɚ-/
A2 a wide road for fast-moving traffic, especially in the UK, Ireland, and some other countries, with a limited number of places at which drivers can enter and leave it: Because of the bad weather, motorway (driving) conditions are expected to be hazardous tonight.
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