trolleybus Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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trolleybusnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtrɒl.i.bʌs/  us   /ˈtrɑː.li-/ UK
a ​publictransportvehicle with ​rubbertyres that ​travels along ​ordinaryroads in ​towns and is ​driven by ​electricitysupplied from a ​wire above the ​road: The trolleybus does not ​run on ​tracks.
(Definition of trolleybus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trolleybus”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无轨电车…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無軌電車…
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