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chevron

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈʃev.rən/ /-rɒn/
a shape like a V or an upside down V, used especially on the sleeve of a police or military uniform to show the wearer's rank, or on road signs in Britain to show a severe bend in the road
(尤指警服或軍裝袖子上表示等級的)V形圖案;(英國用作路標、表示急轉彎的)V形標記
Lights, signs and markings on roadsSpecific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
(Definition of chevron from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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