from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An area on a public road or waterway that is monitored for violations of the speed limit by police who are often positioned to be difficult to observe.

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  • noun A section of a road where speed checks on vehicles are heavily monitored.

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  • noun a trap arranged on a roadway for catching speeders


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