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trolleybus (ˈtrɒlɪˌbʌs)
 
n
an electrically driven public-transport vehicle that does not run on rails but takes its power from an overhead wire through a trolley

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trolleybus

vehicle operated on the streets on rubber tires and powered by electricity drawn from two overhead wires by trolley poles. It is distinct from a trolley car, which runs on rails rather than on tires and is thus a form of streetcar.

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In parallel to the fully mobile bus, was use of the trolleybus.
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