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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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The work is part of preparations that are being made to turn the rest of the Ely Valley Road, known locally as Stink Pot Hill, into a dual carriageway.
A traffic officer told Dawn that traffic on the road had increased manifold in recent years and suggested the ratio of road accidents would come down with the construction of dual carriageway.
The study showed that the number of unemployed declined by about 5,000 after the almost 50-km stretch of the R1 dual carriageway was put into operation.
Stockfield Road is a dual carriageway which was always a 40mph zone.
I WRITE in relation to an idiotic decision, which is of no possible benefit to either traffic management or road safety, of creating a bus lane in both directions on a dual carriageway, namely the A167 Durham Road between the Stone Trough Public House, Low Fell and the Angel of the North roundabout.
As many as 40% of markings on Scotland's motorways and dual carriageways need immediate replacement.
The construction of the dual carriageway R4 Kosice - Milho ?
What we have now are dual carriageways made into effectively single carriage roads where traffic with the best will in the world find it difficult to pull out of the way to let the emergency vehicles past, so a few seconds are lost there.
Larger goods vehicles are subject to lower speed limits on single and dual carriageways.
But as many as 48% of cars exceeded the limit on dual carriageways (normally 70mph limits) last year, with 14% going over 80mph.