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lower transit

[′lō·ər ′trans·ət]
(astronomy)
Transit across the lower branch of the celestial meridian. Also known as lower culmination.
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Payments to telecommunications operators were down by 17% reflecting lower mobile termination rates and lower transit and wholesale call volumes.
Perhaps what emerged as the most promising aspect of the Lusaka conference's proceedings was not just the tangible benefits the project offers in terms of delivering lower transit costs, creating jobs and stimulating growth in a sustained manner over the next 20 years, but the achievement it represents in terms of pan-African cooperation.
The Polish company, PGNiG, said Gazprom was scaling back cooperation after PGNiG rebuffed its request for lower transit fees.
In July 2001 Azerbaijan, thinking it had reached agreement with Georgia on a lower transit fee, prepared to host a signing ceremony.
The powerful gas sector company, Gazprom, has two main concerns: the ECT opening the way up for free access to the Russian gas grid and being compelled to lower transit tariffs of gas to Europe.
Vehicles with these permits will have a lower transit charge to pay.
We agreed to ask the economy as well as the public works and transportation ministries to make the necessary contacts with concerned countries to abolish or lower transit fees on Lebanese goods," Hajj Hasan said.