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Synonyms for transportation
ˌtræns pərˈteɪ ʃən

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  1. transportation system, transportation, transit(noun)

    a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods

    shipping, deportation, transfer, conveyance, expatriation, theodolite, transportation system, transit, exile, transferral, fare, transport, passage

  2. transportation, transport, transfer, transferral, conveyance(noun)

    the act of moving something from one location to another

    exaltation, fare, carry-over, transference, imparting, tape transport, transport, impartation, rapture, transit, deportation, shipping, exile, ecstasy, tape drive, transfer of training, transportation system, conveying, transferee, transfer, conveyancing, conveyance of title, transferral, conveyance, raptus, expatriation

  3. fare, transportation(noun)

    the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance

    shipping, deportation, menu, transfer, conveyance, expatriation, transportation system, transit, exile, transferral, fare, transport

  4. Department of Transportation, Transportation, DoT(noun)

    the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966

    fare, window pane, back breaker, transport, shipping, transit, deportation, pane, exile, loony toons, battery-acid, superman, dose, acid, transportation system, transfer, transferral, conveyance, point, expatriation, dit

  5. transportation, shipping, transport(noun)

    the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials

    exaltation, fare, tape transport, transport, rapture, transit, deportation, shipping, tape drive, exile, merchant vessels, transportation system, cargo ships, transfer, conveyance, transferral, ecstasy, raptus, expatriation, merchant marine

  6. exile, deportation, expatriation, transportation(noun)

    the act of expelling a person from their native land

    "men in exile dream of hope"; "his deportation to a penal colony"; "the expatriation of wealthy farmers"; "the sentence was one of transportation for life"

    fare, expat, emigration, transport, expatriate, shipping, deportation, exile, transportation system, transferral, transfer, out-migration, deportee, conveyance, transit, expatriation

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How to use transportation in a sentence?

  1. Pauline Cafferkey:

    People are not contagious until they are too sick with the disease to get out of bed, let alone use public transportation.

  2. Transport Minister Marc Garneau:

    We'll see what comes out of that, and if the social license is not there, then there probably will be an increase in rail transportation, and the important part of that will be to ensure that rail safety is paramount.

  3. Ernest Marshall:

    The patients that walk through our doors have already dealt with so many obstacles: many have traveled long distances to get their abortion, they’ve had to take time away from work, usually unpaid, find childcare and transportation, and figure out how to pay out-of-pocket for care that isn’t covered by their insurance.

  4. Min Thein:

    There is a transportation problem for the area not only for kalar but also other ethnics such as Rakhine, Daignet, etc.

  5. Zhang Jinming:

    Nowadays some housing estates or commercial malls cover a large area and feature long paths, our driverless cars can solve the problem of transportation within roughly 1 km, and it won't involve any labor cost.

Translations for transportation

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  • přepraveníCzech
  • transportDanish
  • Transport, BeförderungGerman
  • μεταφορά, διακίνησηGreek
  • transporteSpanish
  • ترانسپورت, ترابریPersian
  • kuljetus, kulkuneuvo, karkotusFinnish
  • transportation, transportFrench
  • transporteGalician
  • fuvarozás, szállítás, deportálás, közlekedésHungarian
  • transportasi, perhubunganIndonesian
  • 輸送, 島流し, 乗り物, 輸送機関, 流罪, 交通Japanese
  • bee nahatʼíʼíNavajo, Navaho
  • środek transportu, transport, zesłaniePolish
  • transportePortuguese
  • transportare, transportRomanian
  • транспортировка, транспорт, транспортное средство, перевозка, переправка, ссылкаRussian
  • transportSwedish
  • usafiriSwahili
  • nakliyat, nakliye, ulaştırmaTurkish

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