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Old English hēah (“of great height, tall”), from Proto-Germanic *hauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kowkos (“hill”) +
Old English weġ (“road, path”), from Proto-Germanic *wegaz, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ- (“to move”).
What highway was the drop on?
Our motel was at least five or six miles up the coast highway through town.
The next turn found her on a narrow two lane highway that was a succession of curves.
After thirty minutes she spotted the sign indicating the state highway where she was supposed to turn.
They walked parallel to an abandoned highway for a couple of hours until they reached the second fed site.
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