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elevated railway

elevated railroad

noun
  1. US an urban railway track built on supports above a road
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Related Words

railwaysubwaylinetubemonorailmetroel

Examples from the Web for elevated railway

Historical Examples

  • Thanks to the elevated-railway structure, this portion of the Bowery still remained passable.

    Jack and the Check Book

    John Kendrick Bangs