(n.) = pavement ; causeway ; roadway ; road surface. Ex: Tomás Hernández drove cautiously in the torrential rain, trying not to swerve on the slick pavement of the turnpike. Ex: A causeway which must have existed by ca.1200 was revealed on the approaches to the bridge. Ex: As Klaus's acute observations are unhampered by romantic ideals, his eye catches the plastic trash by the roadway as well as the colors of moss on the landing strip. Ex: Hot bitumen is sprayed on the prepared road surface and immediately covered with clean stone chips which are rolled in to ensure adhesion. ---- * carretera de doble calzada = dual carriageway. * hielo invisible sobre la calzada = black ice. * reflectantes de la calzada = cat's eyes. (v.) = chock. Ex: When unhitching a wagon, a farmer forgot to chock the wagon wheels, and was caught between a wall and the wagon when the wagon rolled forward. ---- * el mismo que viste y calza = the very same.