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mag·lev

or Mag·lev  (măg′lĕv)
n.
2. A high-speed train that operates by means of magnetic levitation.

maglev

(ˈmæɡˌlɛv)
n
(Railways) a type of high-speed train that runs on magnets supported by a magnetic field generated around the track
[C20: from mag(netic) lev(itation)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.maglev - high-speed rail technologymaglev - high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction
rail technology, railroading - the activity of designing and constructing and operating railroads
Translations
Magnetschwebebahn

maglev

n (Rail) → Magnet(schwebe)bahn f
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