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  • n. Alternative spelling of lay-by.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A sluggish place in a river, or still water artificially inclosed, in which barges can be laid by when out of commission.
  • n. Something laid by or saved, especially money.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily
  • n. designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily

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