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Improving the road is a priority of the Florida Intrastate Highway System.
  relating to or existing within the boundaries of a state
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Strongly Associated with:   interstate
Note that intrastate is often contrasted with interstate. An intrastate highway is one used to move from one location in a state to another, while an interstate highway is used move between state. Similarly, intrastate commerce is business that affects a state without affecting other states; whereas interstate commerce is business between states. Under the U.S. Constitution, the intrastate/interstate distinction is important  when determining whether the federal government has authority to override state government.
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  • Improving the road is a priority of the Florida Intrastate Highway System.
  • Southwest Airlines started as an intrastate carrier in Texas.
  • She regulates intrastate insurance pools.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   intrastate , interstate [2]
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