Meaning of “cable railway” in the English Dictionary

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"cable railway" in British English

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cable railwaynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkeɪ.bəl ˌreɪl.weɪ/ us /ˈkeɪ.bəl ˌreɪl.weɪ/ US

a transport system that uses cables under the road to pull passenger vehicles up steep slopes

(Definition of “cable railway” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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