Definition of rapid transit
: fast passenger transportation (as by subway) in urban areas
Examples of rapid transit in a sentence
We'll use rapid transit to get from the airport to the hotel.
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RAPID TRANSIT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rapid transit for English Language Learners
: the system that is used in cities for quickly bringing people to and from places on trains, buses, etc.
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