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commutation ticket

noun
  1. a ticket issued at a reduced rate, as by a railroad or bus company, entitling the holder to travel over a given route a fixed number of times or during a specified period.
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Origin of commutation ticket

First recorded in 1835–45
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Examples from the Web for commutation ticket

Historical Examples

  • "Warm spell we're having for October, Mr. Hatt," he said, as he punched the commutation-ticket that was offered him.

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    Annie Eliot Trumbull


British Dictionary definitions for commutation ticket

commutation ticket

noun
  1. a US name for season ticket
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