English version

zebra crossing

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Roads
zebra crossingˌzebra ˈcrossing ●●○ noun [countable]  British EnglishTTR a place marked with black and white lines where people who are walking can cross a road safely syn crosswalk American Englishpelican crossing
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zebra crossingDriving home one night at about 11 o'clock, through a fairly rough area, I stopped at a zebra crossing.Having assisted an old woman at a zebra crossing, I was granted three wishes.Maybe a zebra crossing could be placed here? 4.
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