from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A major divided highway designed for high-speed travel, having few or no intersections. Also called freeway, limited access highway, superhighway, thruway.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A divided highway where intersections and direct access to adjacent properties have been eliminated.
  • n. A road built to freeway standards.
  • n. 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.

  • n. a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic


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