Definition of divided highway in English:

divided highway

Syllabification: di·vid·ed high·way


North American
  • A road with a median strip between the traffic in opposite directions and typically two or more lanes in each direction.
    More 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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