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rubbernecker

noun [C] uk   /ˈrʌb.ə.nek.ər/ us    /-ɚ.nek.ɚ/ (also rubberneck)
a driver who drives more slowly to look at an accident, or a person who looks at something in a stupid wayAccidents involving vehiclesUsing the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
rubbernecking
noun [U] uk   /-ɪŋ/ us  
Accidents involving vehiclesUsing the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
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