Definition of lane closure in English:

lane closure


  • An act of closing a lane on a motorway or other road.

    ‘most of the work will be done without the need for lane closures’
    • ‘Drivers could be facing delays on the M4 with lane closures on the westbound carriageway near Swindon.’
    • ‘No wide loads will be permitted over the bridge during lane closures.’
    • ‘The bridge will start getting a paint job on Wednesday, requiring lane closures.’
    • ‘The contract called for 10-hour lane closures during the night, with all lanes open to traffic during the day.’
    • ‘No official diversions are being set up during the lane closures.’