- noun N. Amer. public transport, especially in an urban area.
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mass transit — UK US noun [U] (US ► TRANSPORT PUBLIC TRANSPORT(Cf. ↑public transport): »Many people use mass transit for work commuting, yet have access to a car when needed. »He said $500 million a year from the bond issue should go for mass transit systems … Financial and business terms
mass transit — n [U] technical methods of transport by which large numbers of people can travel around a city ▪ The city has virtually no mass transit … Dictionary of contemporary English
mass-transit — adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑mass … Useful english dictionary
mass transit — noun uncount AMERICAN public transportation, especially in a city or town … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
mass transit — n. a large scale system of public transportation serving a city or metropolitan area, or such systems collectively … English World dictionary
mass transit — a system of large scale public transportation in a given metropolitan area, typically comprising buses, subways, and elevated trains. Cf. rapid transit. * * * Transportation systems, usually publicly but sometimes privately owned and operated,… … Universalium
mass transit — a system of large scale public transportation in a given metropolitan area, typically comprising buses, subways, and elevated trains. Cf. rapid transit. * * * noun [noncount] chiefly US : the system that is used for moving large numbers of people … Useful english dictionary
mass transit — mass′ trans′it n. trs a system of large scale public transportation in a metropolitan area … From formal English to slang
mass transit — noun A large scale transportation system in which the passengers do not travel in their own vehicles … Wiktionary
mass transit — UK / US noun [uncountable] American public transport, especially in a city or town … English dictionary