For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   OPERATE.  To ride in or on and control the operation of a snowmobile.
   OPERATOR.  Every person who operates or is in actual physical control of a snowmobile.
   OWNER.  A person, other than a lien holder having the property in or title to a snowmobile entitled to the use or possession thereof.
   PERSONS.  An individual, partnership, corporation, the state and its agencies and subdivisions and any body of persons, whether incorporated or not.
   RIGHT-OF-WAY.  The entire strip of land traversed by a highway or street in which the public owns the fee or an easement for roadway purposes.
   ROADWAY.  The portion of a highway improved, designed or ordinarily used for vehicular travel.
   SNOWMOBILE.  A self-propelled vehicle designed for travel on snow and ice or natural terrain steered by wheels, skis or runners.
   STREET.  A public thoroughfare, roadway, alley or trail used for motor vehicular traffic which is not an interstate, trunk, county state road or county highway.
(1990 Code, § 1001.010)