Belisha beacon

/ (bəˈliːʃə) /

noun

a flashing light in an orange globe mounted on a post, indicating a pedestrian crossing on a road

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Word Origin for Belisha beacon

C20: named after Leslie Hore- Belisha (1893–1957), British politician

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