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short haul

Syllabification: short haul

Definition of short haul in English:


A relatively short distance in terms of travel or the transport of goods: it is only a short haul over the mountains to Los Angeles [as modifier]: short-haul routes
More example sentences
  • It also encompasses the short-haul European services run from the regional airports.
  • It has also reorganised its European short-haul routes in response to severe competition.
  • He said the 24 short-haul routes launched since January 2004 were profitable.

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