level crossing


noun British.

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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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