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addaword.gifdefinition of defensive driving

deliberately driving in such a way as to reduce the risk of accidents
These defensive driving skills can help you avoid the dangers caused by other people's bad driving.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/08/2012 09:46:00
Definition of defensive driving from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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