level crossing

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noun British.


Nearby words

  1. levator,
  2. levee,
  3. level,
  4. level best,
  5. level compensator,
  6. level descriptor,
  7. level line,
  8. level of attainment,
  9. level of significance,
  10. level off

Origin of level crossing

First recorded in 1835–45

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British Dictionary definitions for level crossing

level crossing

noun

British and Canadian a point at which a railway and a road cross, esp one with barriers that close the road when a train is scheduled to passUS and Canadian name: grade crossing
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