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causeway

1. a raised path or road crossing water, marshland, sand, etc.
2. a paved footpath
3. a road surfaced with setts
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

causeway

1. A paved road or passage raised above surrounding low ground.
2. Such a passage ceremonially connecting the valley temple with the pyramid in Egyptian architecture.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Drivers who use the causeway pay a BD2 (about Dh20) or a SR20 fee, but no charges are imposed on passengers, regardless of their numbers.
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The crossing was attempted at 3.26pm despite the last safe time -displayed at either end of the causeway - being 1.45pm.
King Abdullah said that the new causeway between Bahrain and Saudi Arabia would be called "King Hamad Causeway".
National Trust has teamed up with The Mount Charles Group, catering and hospitality provider for The Causeway Hotel and the Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre, to offer FOUR lucky Mirror readers the chance to win a two-night family break.
The island's harbour master Thomas Douglas phoned Holy Island Coastguard's station officer Ryan Douglas to report a car trying to cross the causeway an hour after the safe times, which are displayed on signs at either end.
There was some opposition in the betting ring to College Causeway, who eased to 1-2 from 2-5 in places as word spread that he had been having treatment for a knock sustained in a heavy semi-final bump.
They told Dawn that they struggled for months to get funds sanctioned for construction of the causeway but it could not resolve their problem because it became difficult for them to cross the nullah during monsoon.
INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY AT THE GIANT'S CAUSEWAY Date: Friday 21 June Time: 8.00am - 9.00am Venue: Giant's Causeway, Bushmills www.nationaltrust.org.uk/giantscauseway Celebrate International Yoga Day with a class like no other!
In response to TODAY's queries on Malaysia's plans for sheltered walkways linking Johor to Woodlands, a spokesperson from the Ministry of Transport (MoT) said yesterday that there is already a pedestrian walkway on Singapore's half of the Causeway beside the vehicular lanes.
It will operate at its full capacity and plans to provide 24-hour emergency roadside assistance at both Bahraini and Saudi Arabian sides of the causeway, King Fahad Causeway Authority acting executive director Imad Al Muhaisan said after a meeting to co-ordinate preparations between Bahrain and Saudi authorities.
The Coastguard has had to remind drivers not to park on the causeway road between Lindisfarne and the main land after a red car was surrounded by rising water yesterday.