AskDefine | Define tramway

Dictionary Definition

tramway

Noun

1 a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers [syn: tram, aerial tramway, cable tramway, ropeway]
2 the track on which trams or streetcars run [syn: tramline, streetcar track]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

tram + way

Noun

  1. the track on which a tram (streetcar) runs
  2. the system of cables that supports a cable car

French

Pronunciation

  • /tʁa.mwɛ/|lang=fr

Noun

fr-noun m
  1. tram (passenger vehicle)

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