Botts dots

[ bots ]
/ bɒts /

plural noun Slang.

small, protruding, reflecting ceramic tiles used on some roads instead of painted lines to mark lanes.

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Origin of Botts dots

after Elbert D. Botts (born 1893), U.S. chemist, who developed them
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