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zebra crossing

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noun ze·bra crossing \ˈze-brə-, ˈzē-\

Simple Definition of zebra crossing

  • : a path that is painted with stripes on a street or road and that marks the place where people can safely cross

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of zebra crossing

British

  1. :  a crosswalk marked by a series of broad white stripes to indicate a crossing point at which pedestrians have the right of way

1950

First Known Use of zebra crossing

1950



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