lamppost Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
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lamppost

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈlæmppəʊst/
a tall post with a light at the top, which you see on roads where there are housesLights, signs and markings on roads
Translations of “lamppost”
in Korean 가로등 기둥…
in Arabic عَمود الكَهْرُباء…
in Portuguese poste de luz…
in Catalan fanal…
in Japanese 街頭柱…
in Italian palo della luce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 路燈柱, 燈杆…
in Russian фонарный столб…
in Turkish lamba direği…
in Chinese (Simplified) 路灯柱, 灯杆…
in Polish latarnia…
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