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at grade

Definition of at grade in English:

North American On the same level: the crossing at grade of two streets
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  • This track crossed it at a diamond, one of the last such crossings at grade with streetcars.
  • The total distance of the metro line will be 36.50 km of which 29.15 km will be elevated, 0.65 km at grade and 6.70 km will be underground.
  • Planning requirements mean tall residential buildings have setbacks and open areas at grade, making the streetscape discontinuous and usually unpleasant.
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