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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 roundabout is connected by multiple dual carriageways, one leading to a second roundabout which has raised complaints over drivers cutting in when using the merging lane.
Macharia said the government decided to upgrade Kenol-Marua-Isiolo road to a dual carriageway even though Murang'a residents had asked the government to upgrade both.
Activist Lisa Buchan said: "We're here trying to get as much support for the dual carriageway campaign we have going.
The BDA had taken in hand the construction work of Satellite Town dual carriageway (from One-Unit Chowk) in the beginning of this year after clearing all encroachments and started the ground work.
Sue Hirst, prosecuting, told jurors: "The cause of that collision can be simply explained: The defendant drove the wrong way down the dual carriageway. In error, he drove south down the northbound side of the A1.
The Tender Board last week awarded the project of adding the third and fourth lanes to Rusayl-Nizwa dual carriageway to Galfar Engineering and Contracting Co with a value of RO86.28mn for a period of 912 days and 60 days for the initial preparations.
The 0.2 mile section of Lower Earley Way will become a dual carriageway as part of the relief road project, which involves a new road to bypass Winnersh and the dual carriageway to better distribute traffic.
He said the highway was being made the dual carriageway on priority basis in order to avert the high incidence of accidents on the single-lane existing road.
The ministry inaugurated 17km of the asphalt dual carriageway connecting the country's northern city of Ibri to the district of Yanqul in the Governorate of A'Dhahirah this week.
"This is the only case in Slovakia in recent history where a long continuous stretch of highway or dual carriageway [46 kilometres in November 2011] was put into operation, improving access for the larger region," said the IFP, as cited by the TASR newswire.The R1 dual carriageway connects to the D1 cross-country highway near Trnava and continues via Nitra, Zvolen and Banska Bystrica.