public transportation

Definition of public transportation

chiefly US
:a system of trains, buses, etc., that is paid for or run by the government

Word by Word Definitions

public play
  1. : exposed to general view : open

  2. : well-known, prominent

  3. : perceptible, material

  1. : a place accessible or visible to the public

  2. : the people as a whole : populace

  3. : a group of people having common interests or characteristics

transportation play
  1. : an act, process, or instance of transporting or being transported

  2. : means of conveyance or travel from one place to another

  3. : public conveyance of passengers or goods especially as a commercial enterprise


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