conduit system

noun

Definition of conduit system

: a system for supplying electric power to a car or locomotive by means of one or more underground contact rails

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“Conduit system.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conduit%20system. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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