Definition of zebra crossing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

zebra crossing

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌzebrə ˈkrɒsɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌzebrə ˈkrɔːsɪŋ//
 
(British English) Controlling traffic
 
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an area of road marked with broad black and white lines where vehicles must stop for people to walk across see also pedestrian crossing, pelican crossing Wordfinderclamp, cone, contraflow, pedestrian, roadworks, speed hump, tailback, toll, traffic, zebra crossing See related entries: Controlling traffic