- (in a mine) a small railroad for trams.
Origin of tramroad
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Examples from the Web for tramroad
The adoption of a tramroad, it is true, had tended to facilitate their transit.Lives of the Engineers
A tramroad or railroad, then; there was no other alternative.
There being no accommodations for passengers, the party walked the tramroad; at the terminus they unloaded and stayed all night.Blazing The Way
Emily Inez Denny
He built a third, and ran it on the tramroad that passed by old Bob Stephenson's cottage door.
Business men put their heads together, and began earnestly to talk of a tramroad.