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ring roadnoun [C]

uk   /ˈrɪŋ ˌrəʊd/  us   /ˈrɪŋ ˌroʊd/ 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.
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