Wortformen:(regular plural) courtesy lights
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Bodywork, controls, and accessories )
She was sitting in the car studying a map by the courtesy light.
The white portion of the light serves as a courtesy light when getting in or out of the car. The red portion serves as a marker light to oncoming
traffic that the door is open.
As soon as you open the door, the courtesy light comes on so that you can see your way.
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