Definitions for safety island
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word safety island
traffic island, safety island, safety isle, safety zone(noun)
a curbed area in a roadway from which traffic is excluded; provides safe area for pedestrians
An area of roadway from which traffic is excluded so as to provide safety for pedestrians; a traffic island
Safety Island is a small coastal island 3 miles east of Cape Daly, Antarctica, 6 nautical miles south of Auster Islands, and 0.5 nautical miles northwest of Landmark Point. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from aerial photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. First visited in 1954 by an ANARE party led by R.G. Dovers, and so named because it was the nearest safe camp site to Scullin Monolith.
Find a translation for the safety island definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these safety island definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"safety island." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 8 Jul 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/safety island>.