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motorway
American English: /ˈmoʊdərˌweɪ/
British English: /ˈməʊtəweɪ/

Translation of motorway in Spanish:

noun

  • (British English)
    autopista (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Road noise can be reduced by the use of quieter road surfaces, screens erected alongside urban motorways and dual carriageways and better traffic management.
    • Remember: the speed limit when towing is 50 mph on single carriageway roads and 60 mph on dual carriageways and motorways.
    • While major routes such as trunk roads and motorways receive relatively large amounts of cash, Scotland's local roads are in dire need of repair.

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Cultural Note: motorway

Gran Bretaña tiene un amplio sistema de autopistas ( motorways) que tienen dos o tres carriles por calzada. Están señalizadas con la letra 'M' seguida de un número y tienen un límite de velocidad de 70 millas por hora ( 112 kms/h). No hay que pagar peaje.

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