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"monorail" in British English

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monorailnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmɒn.ə.reɪl/  us   /ˈmɑː.nə-/
a ​railwaysystem that has a ​single rail (= the ​longmetalbar on which the ​traintravels) often above ​groundlevel, or the ​train that ​travels along it
(Definition of monorail from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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monorailnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɑn·əˌreɪl/
a ​railroadsystem in which ​trainstravel along a ​singlerail (= ​metalbar), usually above ​groundlevel
(Definition of monorail from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “monorail”
in Spanish monorraíl, monocarril…
in Vietnamese đường một ray…
in Malaysian monorel…
in Thai รางรถไฟรางเดียว…
in French monorail…
in German die Einwegbahn…
in Chinese (Simplified) (常指高架的)单轨铁路, 单轨列车…
in Indonesian monorel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (常指高架的)單軌鐵路, 單軌列車…
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