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pelican crossingnoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​specialplace in the ​road in the UK, with a set of ​lights at the ​side of the ​road and a ​device that ​people can ​press to make the ​redlight show and the ​trafficstop, ​allowing them to ​cross
(Definition of pelican crossing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pelican crossing”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国由行人控制红绿灯的)自控人行横道…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國由行人控制紅綠燈的)自控行人穿越道…
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