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cable railwaynoun [C]

uk   us   US
a ​transportsystem that uses ​cables under the ​road to ​pullpassengervehicles up ​steepslopes
(Definition of cable railway from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cable railway”
in Chinese (Simplified) 缆索铁路…
in Chinese (Traditional) 纜索鐵路…
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