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rapid transit Line breaks: rapid tran|sit

Definition of rapid transit in English:


[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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