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roundabout

1. Brit a revolving circular platform provided with wooden animals, seats, etc., on which people ride for amusement; merry-go-round
2. a road junction in which traffic streams circulate around a central island
3. an informal name for boring mill
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Because of all of these benefits, DOT&PF now has a "Roundabout First" policy, meaning "designers must provide a written justification of any decision to install a traffic signal instead of a single-lane roundabout.
Motorists coming to the City Centre from Mombasa Road will be diverted to Lusaka roundabout via Madaraka roundabout.
Finley Vinson has advice for city officials considering installing their first roundabout: Find the city's worst intersection, the one everyone hates, the one that can only be improved.
THE Public Works Authority (Ashghal) will implement its second diversion on Mesaimeer Intersection (Leabidly Roundabout) on E-Ring Road on Saturday (January 27).
A (modern) roundabout is a circular intersection in which traffic travels circulating around a central island and the entering traffic must yield to circulating traffic.
However, and I am now referring to the Puffin roundabout, there was no mention of the traffic that will certainly have their journey times cut, at certain times by as much as 15 to 20 minutes even on a short journey, by not having to queue to enter the A55 at the roundabout.
Entering a roundabout may seem like a simple task in itself, but do you know how to do it?
The project involving the Holystone roundabout and Cobalt business park began in November last year and work is well under way on site.
The project involves: ?Widening the Holystone roundabout - providing four lanes on the eastern side and five lanes on the western side.
The Dandelion Fountain, on Roanne Ringway, is "the epitome of the perfect one-way gyratory", says the organisation behind the gongs, The UK Roundabout Appreciation Society.
PEOPLE have been urged to avoid Chain Bar roundabout at junction 26 of the M62 while roadworks are being carried out.