light-rail

noun, often attributive
\ ˈlīt-ˌrāl How to pronounce light-rail (audio) \

Definition of light-rail

: a means of urban railway transportation using trolley cars

First Known Use of light-rail

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Light-rail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light-rail. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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