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intermodal

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adjective in·ter·mod·al \-ˈmō-dəl\

Definition of intermodal

  1. 1 :  being or involving transportation by more than one form of carrier during a single journey

  2. 2 :  used for intermodal transport



1963

First Known Use of intermodal

1963

Rhymes with intermodal


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