Definition of ghost bike in English:

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ghost bike

noun

A bicycle painted white and left as a memorial at a site where a cyclist was fatally injured by a collision with a motor vehicle: a ghost bike is a reminder of the vulnerability of cyclists
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  • On Brian's side of the roundabout, outside McDonalds, a ghost bike has appeared.
  • One coasts past the 'ghost bike' memorials, fallen soldiers in the silent war between the car drivers and the meek and environmentally conscious.
  • Her white ghost bike has been reinstated on the railings in memoriam.
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