- any of various forms of mass transit, as moving sidewalks or automated driverless vehicles, used for transporting people along limited, fixed routes, as around airports or congested urban areas.
- any vehicle that transports people quickly from one destination to another.
Origin of people mover
First recorded in 1965–70
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Aside from the PeopleMover, Moore says the toughest shots were ones depicting the park completely empty.‘Escape From Tomorrow’: Making Disney’s Worst Nightmare
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- any of various automated forms of transport for large numbers of passengers over short distances, such as a moving pavement, driverless cars, etc
- another name for multipurpose vehicle
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