parkway
parkway park"way` n. A wide scenic road planted with trees.

Syn: drive. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Parkway — Parkway, MO U.S. village in Missouri Population (2000): 280 Housing Units (2000): 127 Land area (2000): 0.308103 sq. miles (0.797984 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.308103 sq. miles (0.797984… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • parkway — ☆ parkway [pärk′wā΄ ] n. 1. a broad roadway bordered and, often, divided with plantings of trees, bushes, and grass 2. a) the landscaped center strip or border of a parkway b) TREE LAWN …   English World dictionary

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  • Parkway — In the United States, Parkways are defined as follows:#A type of road ##A broad landscaped thoroughfare; especially : one from which trucks and other heavy vehicles are excluded. parkway. Webster s Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged.… …   Wikipedia

  • Parkway — Harden Parkway in Salinas, California. In den Vereinigten Staaten steht der Begriff Parkways für: Einen Straßentyp Eine breit angelegte Straße, auf der LKW und andere schwere Fahrzeuge verboten sind.[1] Eine Straße durch einen Park: Eine Straße… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • parkway — UK [ˈpɑː(r)kˌweɪ] / US [ˈpɑrkˌweɪ] noun [countable] Word forms parkway : singular parkway plural parkways American a wide road with an area of trees and grass on both sides and sometimes also along the middle of the road …   English dictionary

  • Parkway — Original name in latin Parkway Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Los Angeles longitude 38.49602 latitude 121.45884 altitude 6 Population 14670 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • parkway — [[t]pɑ͟ː(r)kweɪ[/t]] parkways N COUNT A parkway is a wide road with trees and grass on both sides. [mainly AM] …   English dictionary

  • parkway — noun Date: 1887 a broad landscaped thoroughfare …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • parkway — /pahrk way /, n. 1. a broad thoroughfare with a dividing strip or side strips planted with grass, trees, etc. 2. Chiefly New York State and Western New Eng. a strip of grass, sometimes planted with trees or shrubs, between a sidewalk and curb.… …   Universalium

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