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English definition of “double yellow line”

double yellow line

noun [C usually plural]    
in Britain , two lines of yellow paint that are put along the side of a road to show that vehicles may never be parked there: It's an offence to park on double yellow lines . → See also yellow lineRoad surfaces and features
(Definition of double yellow line noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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