Four-way stop

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Four´-way` stop

n.1.An intersection of two roads having stop signs at all four entry points. The usual rule for such intersections requires that those entering the intersection yield the right of way to vehicles entering before them.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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'This study draws attention to practical ways to deal with these problems--one of which is to explore allowing the Idaho stop at four-way stop intersections."
At four-way stops, just four percent of cyclists come to a full stop, although many cyclists slow down to yield at stop signs or stop and then proceed safely at a red light--a practice that commonly is known as the Idaho stop.
Speed bumps, narrowed streets, four-way stop signs, brightly painted crosswalks, on-street parking, median strips, bans on right turns at red lights, crosswalks raised a few inches above the roadway, and curbs that extend a ways into intersections all help make the streets safer and more pleasant for pedestrians.