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  • n. Plural form of beltway.

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Examples

  • The plan would imprint a wheel atop the Hub: concentric beltways, an outer and an inner, connected along key corridors by expressways radiating from the core.

    The King's Best Highway

  • By the by since H.G.Wells wrote, beltways have been designed which would be safe for getting on and off.

    Why lefty types should support privatised roads

  • The withdrawal of combat forces from urban areas will allow U.S. forces to focus on beltways outside cities to limit the movement of insurgents, and on border areas, Gen. Lanza said.

    Explosion in Baghdad Kills Dozens, Days Before U.S. Pullout

  • A former K-Mart or Wal-Mart is a great place to house a transit hub-a center where retail, office, and transportation services converge, to better serve the nexus of urban and suburban commuters who are eager for alternatives to congested highways and urban beltways.

    Thinking Inside the Box, For a Change

  • But in the regions where Americans actually want to live. they are swarming into the countryside, covering whole counties with "edge cities" flung outward from the beltways as if by centrifugal force.

    15 Ways To Fix The Suburbs

  • Thanks to a system devised in 1957 by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials and the Bureau of Public Roads, major interstate routes have one - or two-digit numbers, while connecting routes and city beltways have three digits.

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  • McCain has long railed against the beltways big spenders.

    CNN Transcript Jul 30, 2008

  • He also understood the concept of a “beltway bubble” long before there were even paved roads, much less interstate highway beltways.

    Betraying Thomas Jefferson

  • On the downside, it once led us to an Outback Steakhouse corporate office rather than a restaurant in Jacksonville FL, and it always routes you via the beltways.

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  • Engineersplan to build second beltways around the first beltways — some are already done!

    Qualilty of Life: Part 22--Next Added 100 Million Americans

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