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paratransit

[par-uh-tran-sit, -zit] /ˌpær əˈtræn sɪt, -zɪt/
noun
1.
public or group transportation, as by automobile, van, or minibus, organized to relieve the congestion of mass transportation.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; para-1 + transit
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paratransit

n.

also para-transit, 1973, from para- (1) + transit.

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