public+road

  • 1 Public road — A public road or highway is a road that is open to common use by the general population.In the United States, the majority of paved roads are public, and traffic laws apply to them, for instance: * speed limits * drunk driving laws * depending on …

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  • 2 public road — Any road under the jurisdiction of and maintained by a public authority (Federal, State, county, town, or township, local government or instrumentality thereof) and open to public travel …

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  • 3 public road — A way open to all the people, without distinction, for passage and repassage at their pleasure. Sumner County v Interurban Transportation Co. 141 Tenn 493, 213 SW 412, 5 ALR 765, Same as a highway …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 4 Road racing — can be a term involving road running, road bicycle races, or automobile races. As contemplated in this article, the term will be treated as it relates to motorsport, specifically, automobile racing and motorcycle racing. Types of road coursesRoad …

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  • 5 Public — is of or pertaining to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to private; as, the public treasury, a road or lake. Public is also defined as the people of a nation not affiliated with the government of that… …

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  • 6 Public — Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the public… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 public act — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Public credit — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 9 Public funds — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 10 Public house — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Public law — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 12 Public nuisance — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 13 Public orator — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 14 public statute — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 15 Public stores — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 16 Public works — Public Pub lic, a. [L. publicus, poblicus, fr. populus people: cf. F. public. See {People}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to {private}; as, the… …

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  • 17 Public transport in Istanbul — comprises an extensive bus network, various rail systems, funiculars, and maritime services for the more than 11 million inhabitants of the city spread over an area of 5712 km².HistoryPublic road transport in Istanbul dates back to August 30,… …

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  • 18 public thoroughfare — public road, way that is open to the public …

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  • 19 Road — This article is about a route, thoroughfare or way that supports travel by a means of conveyance. For a place outside a harbor where a ship can lie at anchor, see Roadstead. For public roads, see Highway. For other routes, see thoroughfare. For… …

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  • 20 Road rally — A road rally is a car rally that takes place on the public road. It is a popular sport in the United Kingdom, especially Wales, and has traditionally been the core of the grass roots of club based amateur motorsport. However it has declined in… …

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