median strip

noun
|Updated on: 18 Jun 2018

Definition of median strip

: a paved or planted strip dividing a highway into lanes according to direction of travel

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First Known Use of median strip

1939

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MEDIAN STRIP Defined for English Language Learners

median strip

Definition of median strip for English Language Learners

  • : 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


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