Four-way stop
Four-way stop Four"-way` stop, n. An intersection of two roads having stop signs at all four entry points. The usual rule for such intersections requires that those entering the intersection yield the right of way to vehicles entering before them. [PJC]

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  • four-way stop — ˌfour way ˈstop 7 [four way stop] noun (SAfrE) a place where two roads cross each other, at which there are signs indicating that vehicles must stop before continuing • The first vehicle to stop at a four way stop has right of way …   Useful english dictionary

  • Four-Way Stop — Zur Abwicklung des Straßenverkehrs an Knotenpunkten und Einmündungen gelten jeweils Vorfahrtsregeln. Auf den Straßen gilt in den meisten Ländern mit Rechtsverkehr die Grundregel rechts vor links. Derjenige, der von rechts kommt, hat Vorfahrt, der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • four-way — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : allowing passage in any of four directions a four way valve a four way traffic light 2. : including four participants a four way talk * * * /fawr way , fohr /, adj. 1. providing access or passage in four …   Useful english dictionary

  • four-way — /fawr way , fohr /, adj. 1. providing access or passage in four directions: a four way entrance. 2. applying to all four directions of traffic at an intersection: a four way stop sign. 3. exerting influence or benefit in four different ways: a… …   Universalium

  • four-way — adjective Date: 1824 1. a. allowing or affecting passage in any of four directions b. applicable to traffic from each of four directions < a four way stop > 2. including four participants …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • All-Way Stop — Zur Abwicklung des Straßenverkehrs an Knotenpunkten und Einmündungen gelten jeweils Vorfahrtsregeln. Auf den Straßen gilt in den meisten Ländern mit Rechtsverkehr die Grundregel rechts vor links. Derjenige, der von rechts kommt, hat Vorfahrt, der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Three-Way Stop — Zur Abwicklung des Straßenverkehrs an Knotenpunkten und Einmündungen gelten jeweils Vorfahrtsregeln. Auf den Straßen gilt in den meisten Ländern mit Rechtsverkehr die Grundregel rechts vor links. Derjenige, der von rechts kommt, hat Vorfahrt, der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • All-way stop — An all way stop is an intersection system used predominantly in the United States of America, Canada and South Africa where traffic approaching it from all directions is required to stop before proceeding through the intersection. Such… …   Wikipedia

  • Stop sign — A stop sign is a traffic sign, usually erected at road junctions, that instructs drivers to stop and then to proceed only if the way ahead is clear.pecificationsStandard stop signs have a specified size of 75 cm (30 in) across opposite flats of… …   Wikipedia

  • Way of St. James — Infobox World Heritage Site WHS = Route of Santiago de Compostela State Party = ESP Type = Cultural Criteria = ii, iv, vi ID = 669 Region = Europe and North America Year = 1993 Session = 17th Link = http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/669The Way of St …   Wikipedia

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