Trolleybus

  • 1 trolleybus — [ trɔlɛbys ] n. m. • 1921; de trolley et bus ♦ Autobus à trolley. Des trolleybus. ● trolleybus nom masculin (de trolley, d après autobus) Véhicule électrique utilisant les voies publiques, roulant sur pneumatiques, alimenté par une ligne aérienne …

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  • 2 trolleybus — → trolebús …

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  • 3 trolleybus — /ˈtrɔllibus, ingl. ˈtrHliˌbʌs/ [comp. ingl. di trolley e della seconda parte di (auto)bus] s. m. inv. filobus …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 4 trolleybus — ► NOUN ▪ a bus powered by electricity obtained from overhead wires by means of a trolley wheel …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 Trolleybus — A trolleybus (also known as trolley bus, trolley coach, trackless trolley, trackless tram or simply trolley) is an electric bus powered by two overhead wires, from which it draws electricity using two trolley poles. Two poles are required in… …

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  • 6 Trolleybus — Un trolleybus Hess Swisstrolley du réseau de Lucerne …

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  • 7 Trolleybus — Oberleitungsbus Landskrona in Schweden 1882: Elektromote – der erst …

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  • 8 Trolleybus — Oberleitungsomnibus; Obus; O Bus; Oberleitungsbus; gleislose Bahn (veraltet) * * * Trol|ley|bus 〈[trɔ̣lı ] m.; ses, se〉 elektrischer Oberleitungsomnibus [zu engl. troll „rollen“] * * * …

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  • 9 trolleybus — UK [ˈtrɒlɪˌbʌs] / US [ˈtrɑlɪˌbʌs] noun [countable] Word forms trolleybus : singular trolleybus plural trolleybuses a bus that operates using electric power from wires fixed above the road …

    English dictionary

  • 10 trolleybus — noun trolleybus, trolley bus …

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  • 11 Trolleybus — Trol|ley|bus [ trɔli...] der; ...busses, ...busse <aus gleichbed. engl. trolleybus, dies aus trolley »Kontaktrolle an der Oberleitung« (zu to troll »rollen«) u. bus, vgl. 1↑Bus> (schweiz.) Oberleitungsomnibus …

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  • 12 trolleybus — noun Date: 1921 a bus that is powered electrically by two overhead wires …

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  • 13 trolleybus — trolley bus n. An electric bus that does not run on tracks and is powered by electricity from an overhead wire. * * * ▪ vehicle also called  Trackless Trolley,         vehicle operated on the streets on rubber tires and powered by electricity… …

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  • 14 trolleybus — trol·ley·bus s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} filobus {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1935. ETIMO: comp. di trolley trolley e bus autobus …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 15 trolleybus — {{hw}}{{trolleybus}}{{/hw}}s. m. inv.  (pl.  ingl. trolleybuses   ) Filobus …

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  • 16 Trolleybus — Trol|ley|bus 〈 [trɔ̣lı ] m.; Gen.: ses, Pl.: se〉 elektr. Oberleitungsomnibus [Etym.: <eng. troll »rollen«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 17 trolleybus — trol|ley|bus [ˈtrɔlibʌs US ˈtra: ] n a bus that uses power from electric wires above the street …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 trolleybus — n. large bus which operates on electricity …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 trolleybus — noun Brit. a bus powered by electricity obtained from overhead wires by means of a trolley wheel …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 trolleybus — noun (C) a bus that gets its power from electric wires above the street …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English