noun Date: 1671 a specially paved or marked path for pedestrians crossing a street or road

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  • crosswalk — /kraws wawk , kros /, n. a lane marked off for pedestrians to use when crossing a street, as at an intersection. [1735 45; CROSS + WALK] * * * …   Universalium

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  • crosswalk — cross|walk [ˈkrɔswo:k US ˈkro:swo:k] n AmE a specially marked place for people to walk across a street British Equivalent: pedestrian crossing …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • crosswalk — cross|walk [ krɔs,wɔk ] noun count AMERICAN a painted path that people use for crossing a street …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • crosswalk — n. pedestrian crossing, path for pedestrians to use when crossing the street …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crosswalk — noun N. Amer. & Austral. a pedestrian crossing …   English new terms dictionary

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