public transport

public transport
public transport public transport transport

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public transport UK US noun [U] UK (US public transportation) TRANSPORT
a system of vehicles such as buses or trains used by the public: »

The government has been investing heavily in improving the capital's public transport system.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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