tram·​car | \ ˈtram-ˌkär How to pronounce tramcar (audio) \

Definition of tramcar

1 chiefly British : streetcar

Examples of tramcar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An official from the Mangyongdae District emergency anti-epidemic headquarters disinfects a tramcar to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, at the Songsan Tram Station in Pyongyang on February 26, 2020. Will Ripley, CNN, "Foreign diplomats to be evacuated from North Korea as country steps up efforts to prevent virus outbreak," 28 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of tramcar

1873, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Tramcar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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