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communication cordnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US emergency cord)
a ​chain in a ​railway carriage that a ​passenger can ​pull in an ​emergency to ​stop the ​train
(Definition of communication cord from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “communication cord”
in Chinese (Simplified) (火车上的)紧急制动索…
in Chinese (Traditional) (火車上的)緊急煞車索…
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