Overlook definition

Overlook means a graded terrace, often enclosed by a masonry retaining wall, located on roadside areas where favorable topographic conditions provide an exceptional view or offscape from the road.

Examples of Overlook in a sentence

  • Upgrade the trail that goes between Canal Overlook and the Aptucxet Trading Post.

  • Nigel Lawson, An Appeal to Reason: A Cool Look at Global Warming (London: Duckworth Overlook, 2008).

Related to Overlook

  • Park or "parking" when prohibited means the standing of a vehicle, whether occupied or not, except when standing temporarily for the purpose of and while actually engaged in loading or unloading merchandise or passengers;

  • Highway means the entire width between the boundary lines of every way or place open to the use

  • Crossing means the construction, operation, repair, or maintenance of a facility over, under, or across a railroad right-of-way by a public utility.

  • Campus means any place where the college conducts or sponsors educational, public service, or research activities.

  • Terrace means a relatively level step constructed in the face of a graded slope surface for drainage and maintenance purposes.

  • Boulevard - means the area between the street line and the nearest edge of a roadway and/or the area separating the roadways of a divided highway, and includes grassed areas in parks, interchange areas and private property bordering a street line.

  • Shoreland means land, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 103F.205, subd. 4, located within 1,000 feet from the normal high water mark of a lake, pond, or flowage and 300 feet of a river or stream or the landward side of floodplain delineated by ordinance on such a river or stream, whichever is greater.

  • Center means the center for educational performance and information created in section 94a.