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speed bump

Public health A traffic-calming device consisting of a 7–10-cm (3–4-inch) elevation on a road, which is made from plastic, rubber, asphalt or metal and designed to reduce the speed of vehicles passing over them to under 40 km/hour (25 miles/hour).

Sexology
A popular term for perianal and genital condylomas which may slow or alter the flow of sexual movement.
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of Shabqadar and operation against these speed breakers on remaining link road at
The action was taken after complaints were received regarding illegal speed breakers that were causing accidents and damage to tires of vehicles.
As a symbolic representation of the campaign, all speed breakers and pedestrian crossings along Corniche Road will be painted pink to raise awareness about the importance of early detection of breast cancer, it stated.
Provide reflectors on speed breakers, so the driver could see them.
The authorities should also put up billboards to warn motorists about the speed breakers.
As for the complainant's request to implement speed breakers or pedestrian signals on the four-way junction facing Ajeeb Store, we would like to notify the complainant that the ministry has already performed a traffic study on Zubara Avenue following a visit to the location.
Newly posted SP Saeed Ilyas Ali told media persons that the operation against speed breakers has been started in the city and all those persons in whose houses' front it was found would be sent to jail.
We have removed speed breakers (illegal) from all main roads of tehsil of Shabqadar and operation against these speed breakers on remaining link road at Rashaki area has entered into last stage,' Assistant Commissioner, Tehsil Shabqadar, Akram Shah told reporter.
Tender notice number : E2/7848/2017 - Supply and fixing of Road speed breakers super grade rubber and PVC in Srisailam
As a temporary solution, we demand the authorities to build at least speed breakers in main intersections like Al Wasil and Ghabi areas for now to stop the occurrence of the fatal road accidents that claimed dozens of lives recently," he said.
As no warning signs, reflectors and speed breakers have been erected on U-turns; therefore, road accidents have become routine matter.
The accident happened in the same area on Khobar Road where residents have been pressing for construction of speed breakers.