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Definition of "passenger-train" []

  • A railway-train for the conveyance of passengers, as distinguished from a freight- or goods-train, oil-train, coal-train, etc. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "passenger-train" in a sentence
  • "Now, the federal government wants to further subsidize this failing passenger-train system and at the same time heap taxes on an industry and its passengers which makes the third-largest contribution to the economy after farming and energy—commercial aviation."
  • "The nine-mile-long project, dubbed Access to the Region's Core, or ARC, was designed to double passenger-train capacity into Manhattan, raise property values and cut commuting times."
  • "QR National was formed in July when state-run QR Ltd. split its passenger-train and freight operations."
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