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English definition of “zebra crossing”

zebra crossing

noun [C]     UK (US crosswalk)
a place on a road, especially one where there is a lot of traffic, across which wide, black and white lines are painted, and at which vehicles must stop to allow people to walk across the road → Compare pedestrian crossing, pelican crossingLights, signs and markings on roads
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