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lay–by

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noun \ˈlā-ˌbī\

Simple Definition of lay–by

  • : an area next to a road where vehicles can stop

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of lay–by

  1. 1 British :  turnout 4b

  2. 2 :  the final operation (as a last cultivating) in the growing of a field crop

1939

First Known Use of lay–by

1939


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