[ mag-lev ]
/ ˈmægˌlɛv /
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Origin of maglev
First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for maglev
/ (ˈmæɡˌlɛv) /
a type of high-speed train that runs on magnets supported by a magnetic field generated around the track
Word Origin for maglev
C20: from mag (netic) lev (itation)
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