road noun definition in Features of roads topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

road

 noun: Features of roads topic
a hard surface built for vehicles to travel on a main/major/minor road a country/mountain road They live just along/up/down the road(= further on the same road). The house is on a very busy road. He was walking along the road when he was attacked. It takes about five hours by road (= driving). It would be better to transport the goods by rail rather than by road. Take the first road on the left and then follow the signs. We parked on a side road. road accidents/safety/users