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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a system of public transport which uses electric vehicles that run on tracksSubmitted by Geoff Toister from Israel on 17/11/2012
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    [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

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