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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Main Entry:  park-and-ride
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a system set up with suburban or outskirt parking areas from which public transportation carries people to town, intended to reduce urban traffic congestion
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At the end of the line, the group followed a guide off the train and over to a large concrete park-and-ride garage.
Park-and-ride systems avoid having to park in city centers.
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