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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
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tram

2
Machinery a fine adjustment that ensures correct function or alignment
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tram

3
(in weaving) a weft yarn of two or more twisted strands of silk
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These incidents also severely disrupt the tram network and impact traffic flow with an average of 10 trams out of service at any one time because of a collision.
"RTA is always keen to share its pioneering experience in public transport with public entities across the UAE, especially the Tram as it uses cutting-edge technologies, the first of its kind in the region.
Carlos Correa Palacio, 53, was struck as he used a footpath crossing near the Saughton tram stop last September 11.
The tram crossed the junction onto the St Peter's Square line - just as another tram was leaving the other side of the same platform heading in the same direction.
The luxury of travelling across the whole city by one tram will become history for six months at least.
Like Croydon, there are lots of cities around Europe who also have a dedicated tram network - but their uses are a little more exciting than ours.
The objective of the campaign is to enhance the safety of road users to help them avoid crashing into the tram and protect public property, including the tram, which has become a popular transit mode in the city.
The revival of tram lines in Baku has long been rumored and discussed.
The Tram route extends 10.6 kilometres connecting 11 stations, namely JBR 1, JBR 2, JLT, Dubai Marina Mall, Dubai Marina, Marina Towers, Mina Siyahi, Dubai Media City, Palm Jumeirah, Knowledge Village and Al Sufouh.
Dubai: Tram commuters in Dubai encountered delays on Wednesday morning after the transportation link serving Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah areas was suspended due to a vehicle collision.
From its earliest days, The Peak Tram has been one of Hong Kong's most visited and photographed attractions.