[on-ramp, awn-] /ˈɒnˌræmp, ˈɔn-/

an entrance lane for traffic from a street to a turnpike or freeway.
a ramp that provides access to the specified part of a road system: an interstate highway on-ramp
a method of accessing a service or facility: an important on-ramp to the on-line world

a one-way lane for getting onto a main highway


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