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headlight

noun [C usually plural] uk   us   /ˈhed.laɪt/ (UK also headlamp)
a large, powerful light at the front of a vehicle, usually one of two: I could see a car's headlights coming towards me. It was foggy, and all the cars had their headlights on. to dip your headlights (= make them shine downwards)
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in Korean 헤드라이트…
in Arabic مِصْباح أمامي…
in Portuguese farol…
in Catalan far…
in Japanese (自動車の)ヘッドライト, 前照灯…
in Italian faro…
in Chinese (Traditional) (車輛的)頭燈,前燈…
in Russian фара…
in Turkish (araç) far…
in Chinese (Simplified) (车辆的)头灯,前灯…
in Polish reflektor…
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