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roads, plural;
  1. A wide way leading from one place to another, esp. one with a specially prepared surface that vehicles can use

  2. The part of such a way intended for vehicles, esp. in contrast to a shoulder or sidewalk

  3. A regular trade route for a particular commodity
    • - the Silk Road across Asia to the West
  4. An underground passage or gallery in a mine

  5. A railroad

  6. A railroad track, esp. as clear (or otherwise) for a train to proceed
    • - they waited for a clear road at Hellifield Junction
  7. A series of events or a course of action that will lead to a particular outcome
    • - he's well on the road to recovery
  8. A particular course or direction taken or followed
    • - the low road of apathy and alienation

  1. an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  2. a way or means to achieve something; "the road to fame"
  3. (roads) a partly sheltered anchorage
  4. A road is an identifiable thoroughfare, route, way or path between two places which may or may not be available for use by the public; public roads, especially major roads connecting significant destinations are termed highways. ...
  5. @Road is an American company offering "Mobile Resource Management" (MRM) services to its customers, using GPS, wireless, voice and Internet technologies to deliver Software as a Service (SaaS) to manage fleet vehicles, dispatchers and mobile professionals. ...
  6. Road is the debut self-titled studio album by American hard rock supergroup Road. Released in 1972, it was the only album to be released by the band, who split up the same year.
  7. Road was an American hard rock supergroup that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1970. Comprising bassist and vocalist Noel Redding (previously of The Jimi Hendrix Experience and Fat Mattress), guitarist and vocalist Rod Richards (formerly of Rare Earth) and drummer and vocalist Leslie ...
  8. Road is a 2002 Hindi movie produced by Ram Gopal Varma and directed by Rajat Mukherjee, starring Vivek Oberoi, Manoj Bajpai and Antara Mali.
  9. The Ancient Egyptian Road-with-shrubs hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no. N31 for a road, "street", or pathway. It originally was a curving hieroglyph, but became a standardized straight form as well.
  10. A way used for travelling between places, usually surfaced with asphalt or concrete. Modern roads, both rural and urban, are designed to accommodate many vehicles travelling in both directions. [from 16th c.]; A path chosen in life or career. [from 17th c. ...
  11. (A-roads) A-roads are major routes, they can vary in design from motorway-standard to narrow local roads, and have 1, 2, 3 or 4 digit numbers prefixed with 'A'.
  12. (ROADS) Resource Organisation And Discovery in Subject based services. A UK funded project whose aim is to develop discovery software for Internet resources.
  13. (Roads) (including utility access) and railroads.
  14. (Roads) Alaska has few road connections compared to the rest of the U.S. The state's road system covers a relatively small area of the state, linking the central population centers and the Alaska Highway, the principal route out of the state through Canada. ...
  15. (Roads) Generally this includes any travelways used by motorized vehicles. In GIS habitat analysis roads refers to travelways that are driveable by 2-wheel drive vehicles on a year-round basis. ...
  16. (Roads) Hook Creek Rd.(paved), Pine Dr. (Dirt Road)
  17. (Roads) In logging, generally classified as skid trails, spur roads, and main haul roads.
  18. (Roads) M4 • A48(M) • A48 • A469 • A470 • A4055 • A4160 • A4161 • A4232 • A4234 • Bute Street • Cathedral Road • Cowbridge Road East • Cowbridge Road West • The Hayes • Lloyd George Avenue • St. Mary Street/High Street • West Grove
  19. (Roads) San Jose del Monte's road network has a total length of 211.43 kms. The following are the main arteries of San Jose del Monte's road network which link the 59 barangays with Metro Manila and the rest of Bulacan.
  20. (Roads) Shapefile (polygon) representing all the roads, passages, and routes with appropiate widths (in meters) documented during the 2009 and 2010 archaeological surveys at SA1.
  21. (Roads) The only vehicle access to Fort Chipewyan is via a winter road from Fort Smith, 140 kilometers to the north or from Fort McMurray, 303 kilometers.
  22. (Roads) There are many differences between American English and British English when it comes to roads, so I’ll just condense them all into one no-nonsense entry if I may. A motorway is the British word for freeway or expressway. ...
  23. (Roads) from the State of Michigan, MI Geographic Framework Base (latest version). Major roads consisting of paved, county, gravel and highways.
  24. (Roads) were certainly made in many cases by the pilgrims. They wore out a path from the sea-coast to Canterbury and joined Walsingham to the great centres of English life and drove tracks and paths across the Syrian sands to the Holy City. ...