transit visa

noun

Definition of transit visa

  1. :  a document (called a visa) that allows a person to go through one country while traveling to another country

Word by Word Definitions

transitplay
  1. :  conveyance of persons or things from one place to another

    :  usually local transportation especially of people by public conveyance

    :  vehicles or a system engaged in such transportation

  1. :  to make a transit

    :  to pass over or through

    :  to cause to pass over or through

visaplay
  1. :  an endorsement made on a passport by the proper authorities denoting that it has been examined and that the bearer may proceed

    :  a signature of formal approval by a superior upon a document

  1. :  to give a visa to (a passport)


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