from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A major divided highway designed for high-speed travel, having few or no intersections.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun parts of the US A divided highway where intersections and direct access to adjacent properties have been eliminated.
  • noun Canada, parts of the US, Malaysia, Singapore A road built to freeway standards.
  • noun New Zealand A road built for high speed traffic, but not up to motorway standards or designated a motorway.

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

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic


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