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addaword.gifdefinition of light rail

a system of public transport which uses electric vehicles that run on tracks
Light rail provides rapid cross-city service for large numbers of passengers.
[also tram and streetcar] a passenger-carrying vehicle travelling on a light-rail system
They took the light rail from the bus station to the centre of town. // a seat on the light rail
Submitted by: Geoff Toister from Israel on 17/11/2012 11:35:00
Definition of light rail from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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