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L-plate

noun [C usually plural]
 
/ˈel.pleɪt/ UK
a square white sign with a red letter L on it, which is fixed to the back and the front of a vehicle driven by a person who is learning to drive
(学开车时固定在车身前后的)学车牌,红
Specific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbolsThe exterior of vehicles
(Definition of L-plate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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