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dual carriageway

Brit a road on which traffic travelling in opposite directions is separated by a central strip of turf, etc.
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A duel carriageway from Cardiff International directly into the heart of the capital should be central to his plans.
The next time I tried to cross the duel carriageway a couple of days later I was scared to death, I couldn't do it and had to turn around," she said.
Mr Argent's Renault Clio drove off a duel carriageway and hit a lamppost on October 7 after, prosecutors allege, Scarisbrick had cut him up in his van and the two vehicles came together.
The improvements have lead to the westbound duel carriageway being reduced to a single lane between the Black Bull pub, Wardley and Heworth roundabout, to eventually widen the road to three lanes to create a bus lane.
The borough council is to improve bus stopping places and pedestrian areas near the new centre to make it safer for people crossing the duel carriageway.
The victim turned left onto a duel carriageway and as she drove along the right hand lane the other car pulled alongside and rammed the side of her car forcing the victim to pull onto the hard shoulder.
Police today were focusing their investigations on a block of flats on the duel carriageway.
He was heartened by my clutch control and awareness but underwhelmed by my inertia on a duel carriageway as I resolutely avoided hitting the 60mph limit.
Mr Noel Mason, of Gorleston, Norfolk, died in hospital shortly after the incident on a duel carriageway in nearby Great Yarmouth.
The Coast Road is a straight duel carriageway and the 70 mph limit is appropriate.
Fronting the A45, Centrelink House is offering space with Birmingham city centre four miles away and duel carriageway access to the M42, seven miles away.
A final stage of approval needed before work can begin on turning Scotswood Road into a duel carriageway, is to go before Newcastle City Council's Cabinet on Wednesday.