central reservation


Definition of central reservation


  1. :  a grassy or paved area that divides a highway so that traffic going in one direction is kept separate from traffic going in the opposite direction :  median strip

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  containing or constituting a center

    :  of primary importance :  essential, principal

    :  situated at, in, or near the center

  1. :  a telephone exchange or operator

    :  a central office or bureau usually controlling others

    :  a center or hub for a specified activity or group

  1. :  an act of reserving something: such as

    :  the act or fact of a grantor's reserving some newly created thing out of the thing granted

    :  the right or interest so reserved

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