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Dictionary entry overview: What does metro mean?
• METRO (noun)
The noun METRO has 1 sense:
1. an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
Familiarity information: METRO used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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An electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
Nouns denoting man-made objects
in Paris the subway system is called the 'metro' and in London it is called the 'tube' or the 'underground'
Hypernyms ("metro" is a kind of...):
railroad; railroad line; railway; railway line; railway system (line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight)
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