[in-ter-ur-buh n]
  1. a train, bus, etc., or a transportation system operating between cities.

Origin of interurban

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85; inter- + urban Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for inter-urban

civic, civil, municipal, urban, burghal, citified, interurban, megalopolitan

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Word Origin and History for inter-urban



1883, from inter- + urban.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper