Definition of divided highway in English:

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divided highway


North American
A road with a median strip between the traffic in opposite directions and typically two or more lanes in each direction.
Example sentences
  • Tonight, I came upon one intersection where a two-lane street crosses a four-lane divided highway with left-turn lanes on both sides.
  • All sections were on divided highways with one-way width ranging from 3.75 m to 14.0 m.
  • All the sections selected were six-lane divided highways.

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Syllabification: di·vid·ed high·way

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