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FEU DECOMPTE NUMERIQUE PIETONS [1 record]

Record 1 2012-03-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Signalling (Road Transport)
CONT

Countdown pedestrian signals are a relatively new traffic signal device that can aid in the safe movement of pedestrian traffic. The devices are standard pedestrian signal enclosures with LED [light emitting diode] numerals that can be configured to count down from a preset number of seconds to zero in 1 second intervals.

OBS

countdown pedestrian signal: term recommended by the Terminology Committee and standardized by the Validation Committee of the Sustainable Mobility Glossary.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Signalisation routière
DEF

Signal lumineux indiquant le temps qui reste aux piétons pour traverser la chaussée.

OBS

feu à décompte numérique pour piétons : terme recommandé par le Comité de terminologie et normalisé par le Comité de validation du Lexique de la mobilité durable.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Señales (Transporte por carretera)
DEF

[Semáforo que] cuenta en forma regresiva el tiempo que dispone el peatón para cruzar la calle.

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