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English definition of “the Highway Code”

the Highway Code

noun [S] uk   UK us  
the set of official rules, published in a small book, that have to be obeyed by drivers in the UKRules and lawsDriving and operating road vehicles
(Definition of the Highway Code from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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