Meaning of CLOVERLEAF in English


— cloverleafed , adj.

/kloh"veuhr leef'/ , n. , pl. cloverleafs, cloverleaves , adj.


1. a road arrangement, resembling a four-leaf clover in form, for permitting easy traffic movement between two intersecting high-speed highways. One highway passes over the other, and both are joined by a system of curved feeder roads permitting vehicles to enter and leave the highways.


2. shaped like or resembling a leaf or leaves of clover.

[ 1930-35; CLOVER + LEAF ]

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