transportation system, transportation, transit(noun)
a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
transportation, transport, transfer, transferral, conveyance(noun)
the act of moving something from one location to another
the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance
Department of Transportation, Transportation, DoT(noun)
the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
transportation, shipping, transport(noun)
the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials
exile, deportation, expatriation, transportation(noun)
the act of expelling a person from their native land
"men in exile dream of hope"; "his deportation to a penal colony"; "the expatriation of wealthy farmers"; "the sentence was one of transportation for life"
The act of transporting, or the state of being transported; conveyance, often of people, goods etc.
We have to get people out of their cars and encourage them to use alternative forms of transportation.
Deportation to a penal colony.
Mulligan's sentence was commuted from death to transportation.
A means of conveyance.
Nice transportation, dude, but your brake lights are busted.
the act of transporting, or the state of being transported; carriage from one place to another; removal; conveyance
Companies in this industry provide transportation of goods and people over rail, water, air, and road.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
The act of transporting, carrying, or conveying from one place to another; as, the transportation of troops, munitions of war, etc.
The numerical value of transportation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of transportation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of transportation in a Sentence
Eno Center for Transportation is kind of a straw man.
Transportation is a huge issue that we need to address.
Ideally, there should be no transportation in a national park.
Transportation costs sometimes outweigh the value of the timber.
It's our responsibility to run a sustainable transportation system.
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- Transport, BeförderungGerman
- μεταφορά, διακίνησηGreek
- ترانسپورت, ترابریPersian
- kuljetus, kulkuneuvo, karkotusFinnish
- transportation, transportFrench
- fuvarozás, szállítás, deportálás, közlekedésHungarian
- transportasi, perhubunganIndonesian
- 輸送, 島流し, 乗り物, 輸送機関, 流罪, 交通Japanese
- bee nahatʼíʼíNavajo, Navaho
- środek transportu, transport, zesłaniePolish
- transportare, transportRomanian
- транспортировка, транспорт, транспортное средство, перевозка, переправка, ссылкаRussian
- nakliyat, nakliye, ulaştırmaTurkish
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