Definition of rapid transit in English:

rapid transit

Line breaks: rapid tran|sit


[mass noun, usually as modifier]
  • A form of high-speed urban passenger transport such as an elevated railway system: a rapid-transit light rail system
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    • The mass rapid transit system and the public bus services, from my own attempts in getting around, are commendable for their convenience.
    • The Taipei City mass rapid transit system was severely hit by yesterday's earthquake, with service suspended for several hours.
    • I think you need an interconnected system of rapid transit.

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