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public transportation Syllabification: pub·lic trans·por·ta·tion

Definition of public transportation in English:


Buses, trains, subways, and other forms of transportation that charge set fares, run on fixed routes, and are available to the public.
Example sentences
  • The answer for Swindon is to reduce the cost of bus fares to make public transport more attractive.
  • Go by bus, train or other mass public transportation whenever possible.
  • No public transportation is available that could take her all the way to work.
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