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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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parkwaypark‧way /ˈpɑːkweɪ $ ˈpɑːrk-/ noun [countable]  1 American EnglishTTR a wide road with an area of grass and trees in the middle or along the sides2 British English used to talk about railway stations that have large areas for cars to park
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parkwayWhy are so many left to rot on local curbs and parkways?We park on driveways and drive on parkways.From 1976 to 1982, the parkway was one of the hottest spots for cruising in Southern California.By the time the recession hit, the parkway was in full decline.
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