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lollipop man/ladynoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɒl.i.pɒp ˌmæn/ us   /ˈlɑː.li.pɑːp ˌmæn/ UK informal
a person who helps children to cross the road near a school by standing in the middle of the road and holding up a stick with a sign on it that means that the traffic must stop
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