lane noun definition in Types of road topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

lane

 noun: Types of road topic
1 a narrow road in the country winding country lanes We drove along a muddy lane to reach the farmhouse. 2 (especially in place names) a street, often a narrow one with buildings on both sides The quickest way is through the back lanes behind the bus station. Park Lane3 a section of a wide road, that is marked by painted white lines, to keep lines of traffic separate the inside/middle lane the northbound/southbound lane to change lanes She signalled and pulled over into the slow lane. a four-lane highway