Definition of contraflow in English:


Line breaks: contra|flow
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒntrəfləʊ/

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  • A temporary arrangement where traffic on a road is transferred from its usual side to share the other half of the carriageway with traffic moving in the opposite direction: [as modifier]: a series of contraflow systems to allow resurfacing work to be carried out

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