on–ramp

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noun \ˈȯn-ˌramp, ˈän-\

Definition of on–ramp

  1. :  a ramp by which one enters a limited-access highway

1958

First Known Use of on–ramp

1958


ON–RAMP Defined for English Language Learners

on–ramp

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noun \ˈȯn-ˌramp, ˈän-\

Definition of on–ramp for English Language Learners

  • : a short road that is used for driving onto a highway


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