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trolleybus

Line breaks: trol¦ley|bus
Pronunciation: /ˈtrɒlɪbʌs
 
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Definition of trolleybus in English:

noun

British
A bus powered by electricity obtained from overhead wires by means of a pole.
Example sentences
  • At their peak 20,000 trolleybuses, which run on wheels and are powered by overhead electric cables, were in operation in the UK.
  • They are believers in integrated transport links using trains, buses, trolleybuses and trams to increase passenger usage.
  • It would not be restricted to travelling under wires, so could follow diversions and overtake other trolleybuses.

Words that rhyme with trolleybus

minibusblunderbuss

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