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monorail Line breaks: mono|rail
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒnə(ʊ)reɪl/

Definition of monorail in English:


A railway in which the track consists of a single rail, typically elevated and with the trains suspended from it.
Example sentences
  • By contrast, alternate technologies like people movers, mini metros and monorails require the entire route to be separated either by elevating it, putting it underground or fencing it off.
  • Some monorails get by with tracks just a shade over two feet wide.
  • How about an elevated monorail to connect the two Bradford stations, the airport link and the Odsal complex?
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