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kerb drill Line breaks: kerb drill

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Definition of kerb drill in English:

noun

British
A set of precautions, especially looking to right and left, taken before crossing the road and typically taught to children.
Example sentences
  • As a large number of accidents are caused while crossing the road, the time-tested kerb drill, looking to the left and the right of the road, has to be performed without fail.
  • In the quiz, the students were found weak in identifying roadside hazards, following the kerb drill and crossing the road.
  • The risk of playing and running on the road, observance of the kerb drill, the use of zebra crossings and traffic signals have been explained with illustrations in the section of safety tips.

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