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Meaning of “traffic cone” in the English Dictionary

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traffic conenoun [C]

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a cone-shaped ​object that is usually ​red and ​white or ​yellow, used to ​keepvehicles away from an ​area of ​roadtemporarily, usually because ​repairs are being done to it: One ​lane of the ​road was ​closed off by ​trafficcones.
(Definition of traffic cone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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