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noun 
  1. The act of slow down, slowing down whilst driving a vehicle, so as to look at the scene of an accident.
    • 2004, Robert G. Ferrell, Tangent: A Novel http://books.google.com/books?id=33a_xylSrhwC, ISBN 1589612760, page 131:
      "The resulting wreckage blocks the entire southbound side of the Interstate, while the inevitable slows traffic on the northbound side to little more than the speed of a brisk walk."
      1. Generally, any act of observation in a manner considered unduly overt or otherwise unseemly.
      The children had never been in such a large museum and their was rather amusing.
verb 
  1. (present participle of, rubberneck)

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