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lollipop man/ladynoun [C]

uk   us   UK informal
a ​person who ​helpschildren to ​cross the ​road near a ​school by ​standing in the ​middle of the ​road and ​holding up a ​stick with a ​sign on it that ​means that the ​traffic must ​stop
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Translations of “lollipop man/lady”
in Chinese (Simplified) (举牌子拦住车辆帮助儿童过马路的)交通管理员…
in Chinese (Traditional) (舉牌子攔住車輛幫助兒童過馬路的)交通管理員…
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