causeway causeway  /ˈkɑz ˌweɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a road that is raised above water or marshland or sand
  2. (v) provide with a causeway
  3. (v) pave a road with cobblestones or pebbles

Usage(s):

  1. Aquatecture Singapore imports 40% of its water from Malaysia through a trio of pipes, top, that run along the causeway connecting the two nations.
  2. The Japs retreated over the Johore causeway over which they had entered the supposedly impregnable fortress city.
  3. After a 15-minute break for breakfast, the commune marches off in formation to work on the causeway.

News

  1. Today's radar hot spot: Diamond Causeway

    Savannah-Chatham Metro police will be operating radar hot spots along Diamond Causeway.Police remind drivers there is zero tolerance for speeding in school zones.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News

  2. Wind, waves draw onlookers to causeway

    Meteorologists warned people to stay indoors and away from Tropical Storm Andrea, but on the Courtney Campbell Causeway, many motorists just had to pull over for a closer look.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 5 Washington D.C.

  3. Great Salt Lake causeway bridge idea kicks up controversy

    Great Salt Lake causeway bridge idea kicks up controversy by Judy Fahys The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 09:48PM MDT Federal regulators are rethinking a decision to let Union Pacific Railroad build a bridge as part of a plan to shore up the Great Salt Lake causeway. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which oversees the project, has fielded concerns about the railroad’s plan from ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

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Quotes

  1. "A causeway piercing through Sharm el-Sheikh would cause damage to a number of hotels and tourism establisments," Mubarak told the daily.
    on May 13, 2007 By: Hosni Mubarak Source: Africasia

  2. Daithi McKay, a Sinn Fein MLA, said: "This is certainly not the end of it for Ian Paisley Jr. There are still a number of questions that he needs to answer in relation to the Giant's Causeway and other developments."
    on Feb 18, 2008 By: Daithi McKay Source: Times Online

  3. "He's certainly worthy of a start, that's for sure, being second two times to Eskendereya (Giant's Causeway) in two big races -- the Fountain of Youth (G2) and the Wood Memorial (G1)," trainer Nick Zito said. "He's kind of a gem of...
    on Apr 26, 2010 By: Nick Zito Source: Brisnet.com

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