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  • n. Plural form of thruway.


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  • In reality we will have 5-15 years of working around the closures of these thruways before they are reopened.

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  • We are typically told that personal information is anonymously tracked for one reason — usually something abstract like making search results more accurate, recommending book titles or speeding traffic through the toll booths on the thruways.

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  • Much of the cycling takes place on roads shared with cars, although the routes often feature bike lanes and avoid major thruways.

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  • Gaps should be limited to official border crossings and small, heavily monitored thruways that allow the safe passage of migratory animals.

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  • Traffic packed the sixteen-lane thruways of the city on every level.

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  • The backroads were filled with dangerous curves which you never saw coming since the road builders liked to bank their thruways all the wrong way, just for fun and just for the poor suckers whose houses and backyards happened to be right on the graveyard curves.

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  • Behind the park to the east two major thruways and the eastern leg of rail lines cup the north east part of the plateau.

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  • Since all events end at one of eight locations, you learn fairly quickly the main thruways of the game.

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  • A lot of reports of jackknifed tractor - trailers on some of the main thruways in and out of New York City.

    CNN Transcript Feb 22, 2008

  • I thought of standing really still and spreading out my legs so wide that nothing would shatter and there would be no bottlenecking in the thruways of my heart.

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