Term of the Road Dictionary

runoff area

  • Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
  • Theme : Roads Design Components of the Road
  • Definition : Area located along a race course in a likely place for racers to unintentionally depart from the prescribed course owing to a driving error or a vehicular problem.
  • Synonyms : recovery area (AU) / clear zone (AU)

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