noun British.

a road or lane of a road for use by automobiles.

Origin of carriageway

First recorded in 1790–1800; carriage + way1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for carriageway



British the part of a road along which traffic passes in a single line moving in one direction onlya dual carriageway
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