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Noun: right of way
  1. The privilege of someone to pass over land belonging to someone else
  2. The right of one vehicle or vessel to take precedence over another
  3. The passage consisting of a path or strip of land over which someone has the legal right to pass

Derived forms: rights of way

Type of: easement, passage, right

Encyclopedia: Right of way