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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    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.
    Submitted by Geoff Toister from Israel on 17/11/2012 11:35:00
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    2
    [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

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