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on-road

Syllabification: on-road
Pronunciation: /ˌônˈrōd
 
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Definition of on-road in English:

adjective

Denoting or relating to events or conditions on a road, especially a vehicle’s performance.
Example sentences
  • For those who want a rugged, go-anywhere vehicle offering a sophisticated on-road experience, then the fresh new look will have plenty of appeal.
  • High ratio can be selected ‘on the fly’ but is for off-road and loose on-road conditions, such as wet or metal roads.
  • Japanese emission standards for on-road vehicles and engines are adopted by the Ministry of the Environment and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.

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