Meaning of “traffic cone” in the English Dictionary

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"traffic cone" in British English

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traffic conenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtræf.ɪk ˌkəʊn/ us /ˈtræf.ɪk ˌkoʊn/

a cone-shaped object that is usually red and white or yellow, used to keep vehicles away from an area of road temporarily, usually because repairs are being done to it:

One lane of the road was closed off by traffic cones.

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