Translation of carriageway in Spanish:

carriageway

calzada, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkarɪdʒweɪ//ˈkɛrədʒˌweɪ/

noun

British

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    calzada feminine
    the southbound/northbound carriageway la calzada en dirección sur/norte
    • Police had to close two lanes of the westbound carriageway, a mile short of Junction 17 so that debris from the accident could be cleared.
    • Suddenly the coach crossed the central reservation and collided with a public light bus travelling in the inner lane of the eastbound carriageway.
    • The smash happened at 11 am on Monday on the eastbound carriageway about half a mile from Junction 15.
    • Until then, the contraflow system on the westbound carriageway allowing a single lane of traffic in each direction will continue.
    • Commuters faced delays after lanes on both carriageways were closed.
    • Two lanes of the eastbound carriageway also had to be closed because of debris and to allow access for the emergency services.
    • You will also notice that motorway exits can be on either side of a carriageway.
    • On Sunday the cones will be changed and work will start on the other side of the eastbound carriageway.
    • One lane of the northbound carriageway was closed while emergency services dealt with the accident.
    • Work will resume after the Easter weekend, which will mean a brief return to single lane carriageways during parts of the day.
    • Traffic coming into town on Charter Row will be diverted onto the outgoing side of the carriageway for approximately nine weeks of the project.
    • The eastbound carriageway was reduced to two lanes while collision investigators examined the scene.
    • The road in this study is about 100 km long, with dual 2-lane carriageways apart from the first 5 km that are 3-lane carriageways.
    • The woman landed in the middle lane of the eastbound carriageway, but, miraculously, she wasn't hit by a vehicle.
    • Two lanes of the eastbound carriageway were reopened at about 9am but one lane remained shut as workers continued to remove vehicles from the scene.
    • Lane three of the eastbound carriageway was closed while police towed away the white van.
    • The outside lane of the northbound carriageway was closed for half an hour while recovery teams cleared away the debris.
    • The motorway's eastbound carriageway was closed for seven hours while the rescue and clear-up operations took place.
    • As things began moving more quickly, we passed the accident on the other side of the carriageway.
    • Junction 16 was closed to prevent further traffic joining the motorway and lane three in both carriageways remained closed overnight.