park and ride

park-and-ride

[pahrk-uhn-rahyd]
noun
1.
a municipal system that provides free parking for suburban commuters at an outlying terminus of a bus or rail line.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to such a system: park-and-ride lots.

Origin:
1965–70

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park and ride
 
n
a transportation scheme in which travellers park their vehicles some distance away from a city centre, tourist attraction, etc and complete the journey by public transport(as modifier): a park-and-ride bus
 a.  a transportation scheme in which travellers park their vehicles some distance away from a city centre, tourist attraction, etc and complete the journey by public transport(as modifier): a park-and-ride bus
 b.  a transportation scheme in which travellers park their vehicles some distance away from a city centre, tourist attraction, etc and complete the journey by public transport(as modifier): a park-and-ride bus

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