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subway

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsʌbweɪ/
PASSAGE UK ( also UK/US underpass) B2 a passage under a road or railway for people to walk throughPedestrian routes
TRAIN US ( UK underground) a system of trains that travel underground: We can take the subway to Grand Central Station.Railways and railway lines
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