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Meaning of TROLLEY

Pronunciation:  'trâlee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity; "`tram' and `tramcar' are British terms"
 

TROLLEY is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: streetcar, tram, tramcar, trolley car
 
 See Also: horsecar, trolley line, wheeled vehicle

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Trol"ley\, Trolly \Trol"ly\, n.
(a) A form of truck which can be tilted, for carrying
    railroad materials, or the like. [Eng.]
(b) A narrow cart that is pushed by hand or drawn by an
    animal. [Eng.]
(c) (Mach.) A truck from which the load is suspended in some
    kinds of cranes.
(d) (Electric Railway) A truck which travels along the fixed
    conductors, and forms a means of connection between them
    and a railway car.





 

 

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