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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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Prosecutor Brian Robinson said that on November 13 last year the defendant, driving a Peugeot, was caught driving on the A55 dual-carriageway at Broughton at a speed of 119 mph.
Part of the dual-carriageway was opened, from Khadal area in the Wilayat of Ibri, to Al ouqdah area in the Wilayat of Yanqul with a 10 km length, and from the new Dhahir Al Fawares roundabout to Sia Roundabout with a length of 7 km.
SSTC is a dual-carriageway link between the A19 and the Port of Sunderland.
"I realised as soon as I got onto the dual-carriageway but could not get off, so drove carefully to the end of the road," she told magistrates in Prestatyn.
"I would far rather they would go for short stretches of dual-carriageway and then eventually link them all up.
Neil Bannister, prosecuting at Warwick Crown Court, said at about 7.20am on November 26, as Malecek was driving along the A5 near Monks Kirby, he failed to notice road signs where it split into a dual-carriageway. He ended up going north in the outside lane of the southbound carriageway and met Mr Stephens' car coming the other way.
The meeting approved (117) evaluation decisions for the properties affected by the public utility projects, including Al Batinah Coastal Road, Bidbid Sur dual-carriageway, Jibreen - Ibri dual-carriageway and Wadi A'Sahtan road in the Wilayat of ARustaq, in addition to other projects .
The awarded projects include additional works for Bidbid-Sur dual-carriageway (Phase I -- part one), which is aimed at adding third lane and modifying the path of some parts of the road) at OMR48,382,233, additional works for construction of Wadi A'Sahtan road in the Wilayat of A'Rustaq in the Governorate of South Al Batinah at OMR2,314,725 and additional works for construction of overpass bridges in Salalah -- Muscat road with Al Ribat road and Al Ribat dual-carriageway until A'Dahareez roundabout in Salalah city in the Governorate of Dhofar at OMR1,938,031.
The worst dual-carriageway stretch in England was the A630 from the M1 to Sheffield and the best was the A361 from Barnstaple to Tiverton.
A DRIVER who was clocked at 96mph along the A55 dual-carriageway claimed he thought the speed limit was 90mph.
West Midlands Ambulance Service said four ambulances were sent to the scene, at the start of the road's dual-carriageway section, close to the Harvester restaurant.