tram

(redirected from Street railway)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

tram

1
an electrically driven public transport vehicle that runs on rails let into the surface of the road, power usually being taken from an overhead wire
http://routesinternational.com/buslines.htm

tram

2
Machinery a fine adjustment that ensures correct function or alignment
http://routesinternational.com/buslines.htm

tram

3
(in weaving) a weft yarn of two or more twisted strands of silk
http://routesinternational.com/buslines.htm
References in periodicals archive ?
Although the strike failed, it had gained much support among workers who were generally dissatisfied with the service of the Street Railway System.
Absentee landlords, opposed to increased property taxes, tried unsuccessfully to obstruct the incorporation of the Town of Port Arthur and prevent the construction of a municipal street railway.
Tenders are invited for Award of vehicle parking contract at james street railway station for a period three months or till finalisation of tenders which ever is earlier.
was the car barn for the Worcester Consolidated Street Railway, which operated streetcars (under Worcester Consolidated Street Railway and later Worcester Street Railway Co.
IWOULD be could givemy the lovely person who Marks & Spencer's the Lime Street railway weeks ago.
The property is close to Worcester's main retail area and Foregate Street railway station.
What to see BARRY | The 2013 Summer Open exhibition at Travellers Gallery, Barry Broad Street Railway Station until July 12.
The 15-year-old boy is said to be in a serious but stable condition following the attack near Silver Street railway station in Edmonton, north London.
I DO hope that Mr R Bell (Views of the North, September 5) has had a good response to his request for information regarding the fate of an elderly couple during an air raid on Newcastle in September 1, 1941, that hit the New Bridge Street railway goods station.
It reminded me of when a red line went from New Street station in Birmingham to Moor Street railway station.
A British Transport Police spokesman told Channel 4 News: "Shortly before 5pm on Wednesday 1 October 2008, a 39-year-old man from London was arrested at Birmingham New Street railway station after a dispute over the production of his ticket.
Division Street Railway Crossing Sparta - 9:45 to 10:15 p.