escape road

noun

a road, usually ending in a pile of sand, provided on a hill for a driver to drive into if his brakes fail or on a bend if he loses control of the turn

Nearby words

  1. escape key,
  2. escape mechanism,
  3. escape notice,
  4. escape pipe,
  5. escape rhythm,
  6. escape routine,
  7. escape shaft,
  8. escape velocity,
  9. escape wheel,
  10. escaped ventricular contraction

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