zebra crossing

a street crossing marked with white stripes.
Also called zebra.


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zebra crossing
(Brit) a pedestrian crossing marked on a road by broad alternate black and white stripes. Once on the crossing the pedestrian has right of way

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The zebra crossing is the oldest mid-block crossing type currently in use that gives priority to pedestrians.
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