service road
noun Date: 1921 frontage road

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • service road — UK US noun [C] (US also frontage road) TRANSPORT ► a local street that runs parallel to a larger road and that provides a way to reach homes or shops: »Repairs will begin on our store on the I 10 service road this spring …   Financial and business terms

  • service road — service ,road noun count a small road built parallel to a major road that allows you to reach the stores, offices, and other buildings along the major road: FRONTAGE ROAD …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • service road — ► NOUN ▪ a subsidiary road running parallel to a main road and giving access to houses, shops, or businesses …   English terms dictionary

  • service road — index causeway Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • service road — noun a local road that runs parallel to an expressway and allows local traffic to gain access to property • Syn: ↑frontage road • Hypernyms: ↑local road, ↑local street * * * noun, pl ⋯ roads [count] : a road that is near and parallel to a major… …   Useful english dictionary

  • service road — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms service road : singular service road plural service roads a small road built parallel to a major road that allows you to reach the shops, offices, and other buildings along the major road …   English dictionary

  • service road — noun a subsidiary road running parallel to a main road and giving access to houses, shops, or businesses …   English new terms dictionary

  • service road — ser′vice road n. trs a local road that runs parallel to an expressway, providing access to roadside businesses and residences • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • service road — /ˈsɜvəs roʊd/ (say servuhs rohd) noun a minor road running parallel to a main road and serving local traffic …   Australian English dictionary

  • service road. — See frontage road. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

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