Definition of public transit
- … an annoying little secret of suburban life is that, even with traffic congestion, it's almost always faster to get somewhere in a car than by riding public transit.
- —Gregg Easterbrook
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Spanish Central: Translation of public transit
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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