traffic hazard

noun

Definition of traffic hazard

: something that could cause an accident involving a car, bicycle, etc. bright cones that warn motorists of a traffic hazard

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“Traffic hazard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/traffic%20hazard. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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