cy·​cle·​way | \ ˈsī-kəl-ˌwā How to pronounce cycleway (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Paris has been preparing 650km of cycleways to help the city gradually open up. The Economist, "The little queen of deconfinement How lockdown converted the world to cycling, and the speedbumps that lie ahead," 31 May 2020 But the most impressive engineering feat is that this path is the longest suspended cycleway in the world with areas as high as 16 feet off the ground. Darren Orf, Popular Mechanics, "China's Opens World's Longest Suspended 'Cycleway' For Bike Commuters," 31 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of cycleway

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Cycleway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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