commuter railroad

железная дорога пригородного сообщения
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пригородная железная дорога

Англо-русский строительный словарь. 2013.

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  • Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation — Metra Metra Situation Chicago, Illinois, Etats Unis Type RER Entrée en service 1984 Longueur du réseau …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Railroad electrification in the United States — comprised many different systems in many different geographical areas, few of which were connected. Despite this, there were a small number of common reasons for electrification.Streetcars and interurban systems are not within the scope of this… …   Wikipedia

  • commuter — /keuh myooh teuhr/, n. 1. a person who commutes, esp. between home and work. adj. 2. of or for commuting; serving commuters: a commuter railroad. 3. of or pertaining to a flight, plane, or airline that carries passengers over relatively short… …   Universalium

  • commuter — com•mut•er [[t]kəˈmyu tər[/t]] n. 1) cvb a person who commutes, esp. between home and work 2) trs of or for commuting; serving commuters: a commuter railroad[/ex] 3) trs of or pertaining to a flight, plane, or airline that carries passengers over …   From formal English to slang

  • railroad — /rayl rohd /, n. 1. a permanent road laid with rails, commonly in one or more pairs of continuous lines forming a track or tracks, on which locomotives and cars are run for the transportation of passengers, freight, and mail. 2. an entire system… …   Universalium

  • Commuter rail in North America — A Metra train in Chicago …   Wikipedia

  • Railroad tie — While wooden ties dominate North American railways, concrete is widely used in other parts of the world. A railroad tie/railway tie (North America), or railway sleeper (Europe) is a rectangular item used to support the rails in railroad tracks.… …   Wikipedia

  • Railroad car — A railroad car or railway carriage is a vehicle on a rail transport system (railroad or railway) that is used for the carrying of cargo or passengers. Cars can be coupled together into a train and hauled by one or more locomotive. Passenger cars… …   Wikipedia

  • Railroad terminals of Chicago — During the heyday of rail transportation in the first half of the twentieth century, Chicago reigned as the undisputed railroad center of the United States and was served by six intercity train terminals. With the decline of rail passenger… …   Wikipedia

  • railroad — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. railway; main or trunk line, spur; model railroad; tramline, tramway, trolley or streetcar line, street railway, subway. See transportation. v., informal, rush or push through, expedite; slang, frame …   English dictionary for students

  • MBTA Commuter Rail — COMMUTER RAIL MBTA Commuter Rail provides commuter service from Boston as far north as Newburyport, as far south as Warwick, and as far west a …   Wikipedia


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