[ bahy-rohd ]
/ ˈbaɪˌroʊd /
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a side road.
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How to use by-road in a sentence
Power raced alongside, and the two struck into a byroad leading to Bellevue Avenue.The Terms of Surrender|Louis Tracy
Venn made a farewell obeisance, and walked back to his former position, where the byroad from Mistover joined the highway.Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
The party stopped at a small tavern on a byroad in Virginia, to rest the horses.Hero Stories from American History|Albert F. Blaisdell
The Signal Section went astray and remained silently on a byroad while their officer reconnoitred.Adventures of a Despatch Rider|W. H. L. Watson
That will put us far enough ahead to be able to take any byroad, and throw them off our traces.Saint Bartholomew's Eve|G. A. Henty
British Dictionary definitions for by-road
/ (ˈbaɪˌrəʊd) /
a secondary or side road
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