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expressway

a motorway
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expressway

[ik′spres‚wā]
(civil engineering)
A limited-access, high-speed, divided highway having grade separations at points of intersection with other roads. Also known as limited-access highway.
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In the Philippines, among the thoroughfares it operates are the North Luzon Expressway, the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway, the Manila-Cavite Toll Expressway, the Cavite-Laguna Expressway and the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway.
Depending on the destination, those traveling to the northern part of the country use the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), as well as the Subic Clark Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) and the Tarlac Pangasinan La Union Expressway (TPLEX).
Central Luzon Link Expressway, Phase I, Tarlac-Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija
The Batinah Expressway is a great route for Oman as it will help reduce traffic congestion on other roads leading to the area.
The tollways company also opened a right-turning exit ramp of the North Luzon Expressway in Barangay Santa Ines, paving the way for more convenient travel for motorists heading to Magalang and Concepcion towns.
The other expressway will be constructed between Khawaza Khela and Bisham, Shangla district.
The company agreed to provide a shareholders' loan to Huihang Expressway in the sum of RMB 500m within ten days after completion of the registration of the transfer of the equity interest in Huihang Expressway with the Industry and Commerce Bureau for the repayment of a loan owed by Huihang Expressway to Huangshan Travel in the sum of RMB 500m.
With the expressway, people in Cambodia will enjoy more comfortable movement that saves time and expense and better access to public services in the city.
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism ordered expressway tunnels be inspected immediately, and ahead of the year-end and New Year holiday period when traffic volumes increase substantially.
The Japanese government is heavily involved in devising the firm's business strategy, as well as its construction of expressways, collection of tolls, issuance of long-term debt and offerings of new stock, Moody's added.
The network of expressways of varying length will be spread over 62 stretches in various parts of the country and is expected to cost over Rs 2,50,000 crore.