Definition of transit visa in English:

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transit visa


A visa allowing its holder to pass through a country but not to stay there.
Example sentences
  • Fatima told me a transit visa shouldn't take too long.
  • The guard asked what I was doing in Berlin on a transit visa from Erfurt to Dresden.
  • Visa and transit visa requirements are imposed immediately on any country which starts to generate refugees.

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Syllabification: tran·sit vi·sa

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