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  Words related to transit

Related / Similar Words: passage, theodolite, transportation system, transportation, pass through, pass across, pass over

 

Definition:
  • a journey usually by ship; "the outward passage took 10 days";
  • a surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod;
  • a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods;
  • cause or enable to pass through; "The canal will transit hundreds of ships every day";
  • revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction;
  • pass across (a sign or house of the zodiac) or pass across (the disk of a celestial body or the meridian of a place); "The comet will transit on September 11";
  • make a passage or journey from one place to another;

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    Hyponyms: lockage, tachymeter, tacheometer, air transportation system, highway system, public transit, short line, telpherage, telferage, cut

     

    Grouped Verbs: pass through, pass across, pass over

     

    Part Meronyms: infrastructure, base

     

    Derivational Morphology: pass through, pass across, pass over, transport, transportation system, transportation, theodolite, passage, transition

     

    Anagrams: artisan, tsarina, Tristan, Sinatra

     

     
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