Definitions for roadbedˈroʊdˌbɛd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

road•bedˈroʊdˌbɛd(n.)

  1. the bed or foundation for the track of a railroad. the layer of ballast immediately beneath the ties of a railroad track.

    Category: Railroads

  2. the material of which a road is composed.

    Category: Transportation

Origin of roadbed:

1830–40

Princeton's WordNet

  1. roadbed(noun)

    a bed supporting a road

Wiktionary

  1. roadbed(Noun)

    The prepared location for a road, including its foundation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Roadbed(noun)

    in railroads, the bed or foundation on which the superstructure (ties, rails, etc.) rests; in common roads, the whole material laid in place and ready for travel

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