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bullet train

n.
A high-speed passenger train.

bullet train

n
(Railways) a passenger train that travels at very high speed

bul′let train`


n.
a high-speed passenger train.
[1965–70]
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Noun1.bullet train - a high-speed passenger trainbullet train - a high-speed passenger train  
passenger train - a train that carries passengers
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