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a very steep cable railway operating in such a way that the ascending and descending cars are counterbalanced.
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|Noun||1.||funicular railway - a railway up the side of a mountain pulled by a moving cable and having counterbalancing ascending and descending cars|
cable car, car - a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway; "they took a cable car to the top of the mountain"
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funicular railway[fjuːˌnɪkjʊləˈreɪlweɪ] N → funicular m
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