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reesetee commented on the word rumble strip
We have them here in the States too, bilby--at least in these parts. (And welcome back.) :-)
February 1, 2008
bilby commented on the word rumble strip
In Australia at least this is a kind of road marking. As you drive over it (think 4 wheels or more, my cycling friends) a rumbling sound is made. This is supposed to alert the driver to a hazard he/she is approaching, eg. a level crossing.