telpherage

noun tel·pher·age \-fərij\
variants: less commonly

telferage

\-fərij\

Definition of telpherage

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a system of automatic electric transportation; especially :  an automatic electric system in which the cars are hung from and run on wire cables suspended in the air

  2. 2 :  a telpher system operated by other than electric power

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