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boulevard

Chiefly Canadian
a. a grass strip between the pavement and road
b. the strip of ground between the edge of a private property and the road
c. the centre strip of a road dividing traffic travelling in different directions
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boulevard

An important thoroughfare, often with a center divider planted with trees and grass, or similarly planted dividers between curbings and sidewalks.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Rivera, right at Bayani, Landargun and Palanza Street, left at Santol street, left at Magsaysay Boulevard, then V.
On the roadway of the boulevard there is a special network that strengthens the road's stability.
Symbolicalboxes of Christmas gifts and snowmen will appear around the perimeter of the boulevard, said the spokesman.
In the words of Boulevard's hostess, the inimitable Miss Rory, after seeing the show "you will feel like you've been hit head on by the Coca Cola truck."
Opening the OKC Boulevard in sub-sections as the travel lanes are completed is part of a partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation and the city of Oklahoma City to alleviate downtown traffic congestion, which is affected by multiple public- and private-sector construction projects.
To start, crews will install a modernized traffic signal at Northeast 181st Avenue and Sandy Boulevard, and add a second westbound left-turn lane from Sandy Boulevard to 181st Avenue.
Eastbound motorists, meanwhile, from Magsaysay Boulevard can turn right to Valenzuela St., right to Cordillera, left to Lubiran to Boni Avenue to Maysilo roundabout and exit to FB Martinez St., then right to Shaw Boulevard going to destination.
For vehicles eastbound: From Magsaysay Boulevard right to Valenzuela Street, right to Cordillera, left to Lubiran to Boni Avenue to Maysilo roundabout and exit to FB Martinez Street, then right to Shaw Boulevard going to destination.
At the closing, Boulevard will become a subsidiary of Holdco, which will be the publicly traded entity with its shares listed on NASDAQ, and the outstanding Boulevard shares will be converted in the business combination into shares of Holdco at a fixed exchange rate of one-to-one.
Among the most prominent international companies to have relocated its headquarters to The Boulevard recently, is Orange Jordan.
A bike boulevard is a low-speed, low-volume roadway intended for use by drivers, pedestrians and cyclists, said public health student Erin Arneson.