Definition of camber noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkæmbə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkæmbər//
Features of roads
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a slight downward curve from the middle of a road to each side See related entries: Features of roads Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French cambre, dialect variant of chambre ‘arched’, from Latin camurus ‘curved inwards’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: camber