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not taking a direct or straight line or course

characterized by repetition and excessive wordiness

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a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island

a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement

marked by obliqueness or indirection in speech or conduct

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deviating from a straight course

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A Cheshire Police spokeswoman said one lane was closed from the Posthouse roundabout to Belgrave Road roundabout, and at the Pulford roundabout off Belgrave Road.
A section of the Outer Ring Road from the Waterford Airport roundabout to the Ballindud roundabout was sealed off yesterday, as forensic officers carried out their technical examination.
There's nothing more expressive than a roundabout," said Mr Beresford.
At the city's first roundabout - installed in 2002 at 58th Street and Thurston Road - crashes have dropped 60 percent to about 1.
Scully said the advantage of a roundabout is that it slows traffic while keeping it moving, and added that accidents in roundabouts tend to be less serious than those at traffic signals because vehicles are moving more slowly.
At the roundabout take the second exit continuing along the A45 Stonebridge Highway.
The station, the HI Roundabout, is the northernmost station in the South-North subway of phase 1.
The diversion will shut the junction roundabout and install a signal to provide an alternatively seamless traffic leading to Rawdat Al Khail Street, E-Ring Road, Industrial Area Road and Doha Expressway.
In the third week the lane one will close both North and Southbound, with a closure of the roundabout on Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 January.
A NUMBER of road closures will be put in place in Caerphilly as a result of construction work to the town's biggest roundabout.
Unfortunately, which ever plan is decided on regarding the Puffin roundabout, it will be another four or five years before the roundabout finally disappears.
Entering a roundabout may seem like a simple task in itself, but do you know how to do it?
The project involving the Holystone roundabout and Cobalt business park began in November last year and work is well underway on site.
As documented in the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 488 Roundabout Practices, over the course of the past two decades or more, roundabouts have grown from a few sprinkled around the United States to several thousand--with at least one in every State, and some with hundreds.