(redirected from metros)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Idioms.


, m?tro
an underground, or largely underground, railway system in certain cities, esp in Europe, such as that in Paris
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005


(1) See Metro interface.

(2) The code name for Microsoft's XPS document format. See XML Paper Specification.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
References in periodicals archive ?
Summary: Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] July 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): The beginning of Metro rail service in India can be traced back to 1984 when Kolkata Metro started its operations while opening for commercial services.
this rainy season on home appliance at the Metro Department Stores Rainy Day Appliance Blast.
IF you believe premises of the Delhi Metro stations are one of the safest places in the city, it's time to rethink.
Still, low-growth metro areas have underperformed and their employment-to-population ratios have declined by about 1 percentage point more than those of high-growth metros.
Metro International, the big publisher of free commuter dailies worldwide, has retreated from the U.S.
Interacting with the ministers and citizens of Nagpur, the Prime Minister said: "Today, Nagpur has joined the other cities of the country where Metro service is available.
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated Delhi Metro's Mundka-Bahadurgarh section of Green Line.