Toll

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The word toll has several meanings.

Road transportation infrastructure[edit]

  • A fee charged for the use of a road
    • Road pricing
    • Toll road, a road for which road usage tolls are charged
    • Toll plaza, a facility where tolls are collected, on modern toll roads, tunnels, and bridges
    • Toll bridge, a bridge for which road usage tolls are charged
    • Toll tunnel, a tunnel for which road usage tolls are charged
    • Toll house, a place where road usage tolls are collected
    • Toll castle, a castle guarding a customs post, in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Era
    • Electronic toll collection, aims to eliminate the delay on toll roads by collecting tolls electronically
    • High occupancy toll, a toll on single-occupant vehicles using high-occupancy vehicle lanes to reduce traffic congestion
    • Shadow toll, payments made by government to the private sector operator of a road based on the number of vehicles using the road
  • Road toll, the number of deaths caused annually by road accidents

Organisations[edit]

  • Toll Brothers, Horsham Township, Pennsylvania based construction company founded by brothers Robert I. Toll and Bruce E. Toll
  • Toll Collect, a transportation support company in Germany
  • Toll Holdings, an Australian transportation company
  • Toll NZ, a trucking company in New Zealand

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