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subway

sub·way

subway

 
 
pronunciation:
suhb weI
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an underground passenger train or rail system, usu. electric, operating in a large metropolitan area.
 
definition 2: a tunnel used in an underground railway system, or a similar tunnel.
definition 3: (chiefly British) a passage or tunnel beneath a road, railway, or the like, that allows for pedestrian traffic; underpass.
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