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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.
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