Electric railway


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a railway in which the machinery for moving the cars is driven by an electric current.

See also: Electric

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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There is a tendency to utilize underground space for the less ornamental purposes of civilization; there is the Metropolitan Railway in London, for instance, there are new electric railways, there are subways, there are underground workrooms and restaurants, and they increase and multiply.
Both countries signed agreements to construct an electric railway linking the New Administrative Capital to the 10th of Ramadan city, to launch a satellite by a Chinese grant, to acquire a Chinese loan, and to boost Chinese industrial investments in Egypt, especially in SCzone.
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Saudi Arabia's first high-speed electric railway, which runs between Makkah and Madinah, will begin operation by September of this year, according to a report by Arab News.
Produced by electric railway enthusiasts for the interested public, The Street Railways of Grand Rapids focuses on Grand Rapids' brief period as a leader in Michigan's electric railway systems before its collapse in the face of the Great Lakes State's brutal winters.
I would advise that the council had not been keen to help the Electric Railway Museum at Baginton in Coventry.
COVENTRY'S Electric Railway Museum will open to the public for the final time this weekend.
Rumaih bin Mohammed Al Rumaih, who is also the chairman of the Public Transport Authority, said the electric railway will be 450 km long.
The innovation and rehabilitation project of the Tunis-Kasserine electric railway line, doubling the Moknine-Mahdia electric railway line project, the rehabilitation of sanitation networks project in 30 cities and the renovation and planning of deep irrigation wells in southern oases are among these projects presented for funding in 2017.
On May 8, 1936, Harrison noted the press interview Quezon gave to foreign and local reporters: 'The President contemplates the construction of an electric railway between Davao and Cagayan de Oro.
The attack happened around 2am near Volk's Electric Railway, a popular tourist attraction.