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skid marksnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈskɪd ˌmɑːks/  us   /ˈskɪd ˌmɑːrks/
black marks made by the tyres of a car when it starts or stops moving very quickly: There were skid marks on the road where a car had braked suddenly.
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