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rat run

Translation of rat run in Spanish:

noun

  • (Cars)
    atajo (masculine) (para evitar el tráfico de una calle principal en horas punta)
    Example sentences
    • Sapling Road really has become a rat run since the bus lanes were introduced on St Helens Road.
    • I live on a complete rat run between the High Road and Acton Lane.
    • Householders in Moss Lane, Oswaldtwistle, had tried for years to stop traffic using the road as a rat run to the M65 motorway.

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