Definition of traffic circle in English:

traffic circle

Line breaks: traf|fic cir¦cle


  • North American term for roundabout ( sense 1 of the noun).
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    • A separate monument located in Timbuktu celebrates the peace accord; still another monument on a traffic circle in Bamako also commemorates the settlement.
    • I washed my hands and stood drying them at the window facing the traffic circle outside the office.
    • I quit being afraid when we turned right at the traffic circle.

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