autostrada


au·to·stra·da

noun \ˌa-tō-ˈsträ-də, ˌ-tō-\
plural au·to·stradas or au·to·stra·de\-ˈsträ-(ˌ)dā\

Definition of AUTOSTRADA

:  an expressway especially in Italy

Origin of AUTOSTRADA

Italian, from automobile + strada street, from Late Latin strata paved road — more at street
First Known Use: 1927

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