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rapid transit system

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Trains & railways
rapid transit systemˌrapid ˈtransit ˌsystem (also rapid transit) noun [countable] American English  TTTa system for moving people quickly around a city using trains
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rapid transit systemHe was the chief architect in charge of the then-burgeoning rapid transit system - and it turns out he was also a painter.
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