central reservation

noun

Definition of central reservation

British
: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

central play
  1. : containing or constituting a center

  2. : of primary importance : essential, principal

  3. : situated at, in, or near the center

  1. : a telephone exchange or operator

  2. : a central office or bureau usually controlling others

  3. : a center or hub for a specified activity or group

reservation play
  1. : an act of reserving something: such as

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

  3. : the right or interest so reserved


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