Parkway definition

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A broad landscaped highway, often divided by a planted median strip.
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A broad roadway bordered and, often, divided with plantings of trees, bushes, and grass.
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The landscaped center strip or border of a parkway.
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A road, a thoroughfare.
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(US) A scenic freeway.
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(US) A divided highway with a landscaped median.
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(rail transport, UK, Australia) A railway station built on the edge of a town, typically with a large car park to function as a park and ride interchange.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
parkway
Plural:
parkways

Origin of parkway

  • Blend of car park and railway

    From Wiktionary