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level crossing

Line breaks: level cross|ing

Definition of level crossing in English:

noun

British
A place where a railway and a road, or two railway lines, cross at the same level.
Example sentences
  • Heavy congestion is often experienced in Station Road, Cross Hills, and at the Kildwick level crossing on the Airedale railway line.
  • Whilst I note your doubts of achieving a relief road for the level crossing, you will hopefully agree that the Craven Area Committee members have been very supportive of resolving this issue.
  • The railway level crossing at Cononley has barriers and traffic lights.

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