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"public transport" in British English

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public transportnoun [U]

uk   us   UK (US public transportation)
(Definition of public transport from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"public transport" in Business English

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public transportnoun [U]

uk   us   UK ( US public transportation) TRANSPORT
a ​system of ​vehicles such as buses or ​trains used by the ​public: The ​government has been ​investingheavily in ​improving the capital'spublictransportsystem.
(Definition of public transport from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “public transport”
in Arabic وَسائل نَقل عامّة…
in Korean 대중 교통…
in Portuguese transporte público…
in Catalan transport públic…
in Japanese (英)公共交通機関…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公共交通…
in Turkish toplu taşım araçları…
in Russian общественный транспорт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公共交通, 大眾運輸…
in Italian trasporto pubblico…
in Polish komunikacja zbiorowa…
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