Meaning of CLOVERLEAF in English


I. -ˌlēf adjective

Date: 1915

: resembling a clover leaf in shape

II. noun

( plural clo·ver·leafs -ˌlēfs ; or clo·ver·leaves -ˌlēvz)

Date: 1931

: an interchange between two major highways that allows traffic to change from one to the other without requiring any left turns or crossings and that from above resembles a 4-leaf clover

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.