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rear light

noun [C] uk   UK ( US tail light) us  
a red light at the back of a road vehicle that makes it possible for the vehicle to be seen in the dark
Translations of “rear light”
in Korean 미등…
in Arabic أنْوار خَلفِيّة…
in Portuguese luz traseira…
in Catalan llum de posició del darrere…
in Japanese テールライト, 尾灯…
in Italian fanale posteriore (di veicoli)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (汽車)尾燈,後燈…
in Chinese (Simplified) (汽车)尾灯,后灯…
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