transportation Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “transportation” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "transportation" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

transportationnoun [U]

uk   /ˌtræn.spɔːˈteɪ.ʃən/  us   /-spɚ-/
B2 the ​movement of ​people or ​goods from one ​place to another: the ​safe transportation of used ​nuclearfuel In the past, British ​convicts could be ​sentenced to transportation (toAustralia).B1 US (UK transport) a ​vehicle or ​system of ​vehicles, such as ​buses, ​trains, etc. for getting from one ​place to another: Bicycles are a ​cheap and ​efficient form/​means of transportation.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of transportation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "transportation" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

transportationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌtrænspɔːˈteɪʃən/ TRANSPORT
US (UK transport) a ​system of ​vehicles, for ​example buses, ​trains, and ​aircraft, for getting from one ​place to another: New ​legislation does little to solve the state's transportation problems and puts other crucial ​services at ​risk. The ​planprovided $850 million for transportation in 2008-09 and $900 million in 2009-10. Thanks to diverse ​forms of transportation and ​communication, the ​globaleconomy is now ​open to ​trade and ​investment in a way that was not possible before.a mode/means/form of transportation Hydrogen fuel-cell ​vehicles promise to be the ​cleanestmode of transportation. transportation ​services/​systems/​networks a transportation ​plan/​program/​project transportation ​companies/​industries transportation ​departments/​directors/​officials transportation ​costs/​funding state/​regional/​local transportation free/​cheap transportation
the ​activity of ​movinggoods or ​gas, ​oil, etc. from one ​place to another: the transportation of sth Disclosure of the transportation of ​hazardouswasteemerged after ​documents were ​leaked.
(Definition of transportation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de transportation
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“transportation” in Business English

Palabra del día

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Palabra del día

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Aprende más 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Aprende más