Belisha beacon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Belisha beaconnoun [C]

uk   us   /bəˌliː.ʃəˈbiː.kən/
in the UK, a ​post with a ​flashingorangelight on ​top that ​shows where ​cars must ​stop to ​allowpeople to ​walkacross a ​road
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