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streetcar

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noun street·car \ˈstrēt-ˌkär\

Simple Definition of streetcar

  • : a vehicle that travels on streets on metal tracks and that is used for carrying passengers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of streetcar

  1. :  a vehicle on rails used primarily for transporting passengers and typically operating on city streets

Illustration of streetcar

1860

First Known Use of streetcar

1860


STREETCAR Defined for Kids

streetcar

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noun street·car \ˈstrēt-ˌkär\

Definition of streetcar for Students

  1. :  a vehicle for carrying passengers that runs on rails and operates mostly on city streets




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