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Engelsk navneord: transportation

1. transportation (om genstand) a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)transit, transportation system


Mindre specifikke termerfacility, installation


Mere specifikke termerair transportation system, highway system, public transit, short line, telferage, telpherage


Omfatter disse specifikke termerairfield, bridge, depot, field, flying field, landing field, line, public transport, span, terminal, terminus, way


Omfatter disse overordnede termerbase, infrastructure

2. transportation (om handling) the act of moving something from one location to another


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conveyance, transfer, transferral, transport


Mindre specifikke termermovement


Mere specifikke termerairlift, bringing, carry, connection, connexion, delivery, drive, lift, lighterage, relocation, resettlement, teleportation, transshipment


Omfatter disse specifikke termerpickup

3. transportation (om forhold) the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fare


Mindre specifikke termercharge


Mere specifikke termerairfare, bus fare, cab fare, carfare, taxi fare, train fare

4. Transportation (om gruppe) the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Department of Transportation, DoT


Mindre specifikke termerexecutive department


Omfatter disse specifikke termerFAA, Federal Aviation Agency, Transportation Security Administration, TSA, U. S. Coast Guard, United States Coast Guard, US Coast Guard

5. transportation (om handling) the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)shipping, transport


Mindre specifikke termerbusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise


Mere specifikke termerair transport, air transportation, express, expressage, ferry, ferrying, freight, freightage, hauling, navigation, truckage, trucking


Omfatter disse overordnede termercommerce, commercialism, mercantilism


Indenfor samme emneområdeoff-line, on-line, online

6. transportation (om handling) the act of expelling a person from their native land


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMen in exile dream of hope.
His deportation to a penal colony.
The expatriation of wealthy farmers.
The sentence was one of transportation for life.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)deportation, exile, expatriation


Mindre specifikke termerbanishment, proscription


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerBabylonian Captivity









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