interurban

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interurban

[¦in·tər′ər·bən]
(geography)
Connecting or extending between urban areas.
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Third came the interurban railway, operated by electric power, using track and equipment lighter than the standard railways and rapid transit, but heavier than that of street railways, with much of the traffic limited to 100 miles or so.
Also included is railroad car shelter removal and replacement at the Interurban Railway Museum in Haggard Park.
The unit made a successful entry into the market for underground and tram systems and is now planned to be used on the mainline as well as rapid transit interurban railways.
Homesteads close to the new electric interurban railways will have the easiest time marketing their surplus.