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mag·levor Mag·lev (măg′lĕv)
1. See magnetic levitation.
2. A high-speed train that operates by means of magnetic levitation.
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(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)]
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|Noun||1.||maglev - high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction|
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