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- n. A sign consisting of two slats on a pole forming a diagonal cross, usually indicating a level crossing.
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The country crossing is marked with "crossbuck" signs - signs with the words "railroad" and
Hicks set methodically to work, gathering up the loose articles, thrusting them into sacks, lashing the sacks on the crossbuck saddle.
The rural crossing is marked with stop signs and railroad crossbuck signs, but no lights or automated crossing arms guard the crossing.
- If you need to cross the tracks, the only safe place to cross is at a designated public crossing with a crossbuck, flashing red lights or a gate.
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