through train

A train, whether a freight or passenger train, which makes stops at only certain selected and definite stations. Arizona Eastern R. Co. v State, 29 Ariz 446, 242 P 870.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Through train — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Through Train — may refer to:Rail transportation: * Through running line, a concept of rail transport, commuter rail, subway systems, and/or mass transit, that involves a change in the operating provider of the line, or a change in the identity of the line, at a …   Wikipedia

  • through train — noun : a train usually making a limited number of stops on which passengers may travel to a scheduled destination without changing to another train * * * through train noun A train that goes the whole length of a long route • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • through train — {n. phr.} A direct train that doesn t necessitate any changes. * /We ll take the through train from Chicago to New York because it s the most convenient./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • through\ train — n. phr. A direct train that doesn t necessitate any changes. We ll take the through train from Chicago to New York because it s the most convenient …   Словарь американских идиом

  • through train — direct train, train that goes a long distance with very few stops …   English contemporary dictionary

  • through train — noun a train that travels a long distance without any stops …   Wiktionary

  • through train — /ˈθru treɪn/ (say throoh trayn) noun 1. a train which stops only at major stations. 2. Hong Kong English the transition of power from colonial British rule to Chinese rule, especially the continuity of office of elected representatives after the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Guangdong Through Train (MTR) — The Guangdong Through Train is an intercity railway service operated jointly by the MTR and the China state railways. Services operate along the East Rail Line in Hong Kong, crossing the boundary between Hong Kong and mainland China at Lo Wu and… …   Wikipedia

  • (a) through train — a through train phrase a through train is one you can use to travel all the way to a place, without changing trains Thesaurus: booking on and travelling by transporthyponym to get on and off of tranportsynonym Main entry: through …   Useful english dictionary

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