• Revision:4th Edition, 2009
  • Published Date:January 2009
  • Status:Active, Most Current
  • Document Language:English
  • Published By:American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
  • Page Count:236
  • ANSI Approved:No
  • DoD Adopted:No

  • Preface

    The 2009 AASHTO Transportation Glossary is an update andrevision of the 1983 Transportation Glossary and the 1998Transportation Glossary, which was unpublished. The greatest numberof additions in terminology are related to bridge and drainagesubjects. The new glossary also includes lists of organizationalacronyms, abbreviations, and other glossary references.

    Terms and definitions in this glossary were taken from anunpublished 1998 AASHTO Glossary and supplemented with definitionslisted in AASHTO publications issued after 1998. Several additionalsources were also referenced, including the Highway CapacityManual, Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, Code of FederalRegulations–Title 23, a Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)list of roundabout terminology, and the Transportation ResearchThesaurus.

    Glossary terms are listed in alphabetical order regardless oftransportation mode. The glossary also includes two indexes—subjectarea and keyword— that provide cross references for the user.


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