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zebra crossing

Translation of zebra crossing in Spanish:

noun

  • (British English)
    paso (masculine) (de) cebra
    Example sentences
    • The elderly find it dangerous to cross the road at a pelican crossing or a zebra crossing because of speeding vehicles.
    • I became aware that an elderly lady was attempting to cross the road at a zebra crossing so I thought I would approach her and see if she needed any assistance.
    • She counted more than 590 vehicles passing over the zebra crossing in London Road by St Margarets Mead.

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