Meaning of “sleeping policeman” in the English Dictionary

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"sleeping policeman" in British English

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sleeping policemannoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsliː.pɪŋ pəˈliːs.mən/ us /ˌsliː.pɪŋ pəˈliːs.mən/ UK

a speed bump

(Definition of “sleeping policeman” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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