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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.
For a lark, take an electric trolley across town; they were originally pulled by horses.
What became the first successful electric trolley system was contracted for by Frank J.
There were physical effects, as the electric elevator propelled the city higher (thus making it more concentrated) and the electric trolley drove it outward (leading to less concentration), and there were also profound social effects.
The first electric trolley was introduced to Toronto in August 1892 (15) By the end of 1893, most of the horse cars were gone, replaced by 70 miles of trolleys.
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.
ZFL are your local electric trolley sales and service centre, offering repairs, batteries and charges for all leading brands.
Hill, president of the electric trolley company, Maurice P.
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 Hiring of 20 HP electric trolley mounted sewage pump set along with allied accessories at JJR Colony main gate Khanpur near BPS.
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