Definitions for cable railway

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  1. cable railway, funicular, funicular railway(noun)

    a railway up the side of a mountain pulled by a moving cable and having counterbalancing ascending and descending cars

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  1. Cable railway

    A cable railway is a steeply graded railway that uses a cable or rope to haul trains.

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