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underpass

Line breaks: under|pass
Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəpɑːs
 
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Definition of underpass in English:

noun

A road or pedestrian tunnel passing under a road or railway.
Example sentences
  • A subway is a pedestrian underpass, generally under a road.
  • The park would then take a route through an underpass beneath the trunk road and continue on the side of Ramsey village.
  • On the other side is a new link road taking motorists to a new underpass under the dual carriageway.

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