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noun [uncountable] transportation pronunciation in British English /ˌtrænspɔː(r)ˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    the activity of moving people or things from one place to another, or the system used for doing this

    rising transportation costs

    transportation of:

    He was convicted of the possession and transportation of illegal drugs.

  2. 2
    mainly American the activity of travelling from one place to another

    The price includes hotels and transportation.

    1. a.
      mainly American a method of travelling from one place to another

      What will we do for transportation to and from the airport?

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