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Synonyms for tram

a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers

a four-wheeled wagon that runs on tracks in a mine


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travel by tram

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Ironically, one of the most environmentally progressive solutions - electric trolley buses, which contribute no air pollution - often are shot down.
The newness of the electric trolley cannot be overstated.
One of the assistants then called ahead to Paddington Station to ensure that an electric trolley would be waiting for me to take me to the taxi rank.
1911: Britain''s first electric trolley buses began operating in Bradford and Leeds.
Being two under par after 14 holes Phythian heard over the radio he was to be disqualified after it was found he had a working temperature gauge on his electric trolley which contravened Rule 14-3 of the Royal and Ancient law book.
ZFL are your local electric trolley sales and service centre, offering repairs, batteries and charges for all leading brands.
In a strange turn of fate, he was almost killed in Pittsfield when the horse-drawn carriage he was riding in was smashed into by an electric trolley.
LTD staff members insist that an electric trolley system is far too expensive for Lane County, but a less populous, less prosperous Eugene had a trolley system in the early 1900s, so it seems that it could happen today with new priorities.
Stewart's semi-final clash got off to a nightmare start when he fell behind to a Law birdie then his electric trolley snapped on the second tee.
Electric trams (like those we lost in the 1920s), electric trolley buses (like those we lost in the 1970s), as well as light rail (like those we were merely talking about in the 1970s) and subway trains (so clean you could eat your dinner off them) are efficient and every two minutes.
They see traffic as a legacy, perhaps, from the ``geniuses'' who in the middle of the last century dismantled the most extensive rail-transit system in the world, the Pacific Electric trolley system.
GOLFING DISASTERS: I thought my electric trolley was switched off.
Its fleet includes diesel buses, electric trolley buses, Project Mobility vans and buses and Wright Flyer street cars.
Tenders are invited for Electrically Operated Wire Rope Hoist With Electric Trolley Having Capacity:- 2 Ton, Lift:- 5.
The electric trolley buses, number 73 to Outlane, served Salendine Nook from 1934 to 1968.
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