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shuttlenoun [C]

us   /ˈʃʌt̬·əl/
a vehicle or aircraft that travels regularly between two places, carrying people or things: You can take the shuttle across town. The New York to Boston shuttle is usually on time.
A shuttle is also a space shuttle.
shuttle
verb [always + adv/prep] us   /ˈʃʌt̬·əl/
[I] A van shuttles between the hotel and the airport every ten minutes.
(Definition of shuttle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"shuttle" in British English

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shuttlenoun [C]

uk   /ˈʃʌt.əl/ us   /ˈʃʌt̬.əl/
  • shuttle noun [C] (THREAD)

specialized fabrics in weaving, a device that is used to carry the thread that goes across the cloth between the threads that go down the cloth

shuttleverb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]

uk   /ˈʃʌt.əl/ us   /ˈʃʌt̬.əl/
(Definition of shuttle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shuttle" in Business English

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shuttlenoun [C]

uk   /ˈʃʌtl/ us   TRANSPORT
a vehicle used to take passengers on regular trips, usually for fairly short distances: take/catch the shuttle I took the shuttle to New York from Logan Airport in Boston. There's a shuttle service to and from the casino. the airport/resort/hotel shuttle a shuttle bus/van/helicopter
(Definition of shuttle from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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