crash barrier

noun

Definition of crash barrier

British
: a strong metal bar along the side of a road that prevents vehicles from driving off the road : guardrail

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“Crash barrier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crash%20barrier. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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