Telferage

telfer

[tel-fer]
noun, adjective, verb (used with object)

telferage, noun
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telpherage

[tel-fer-ij]
noun
a transportation system in which cars or other carriers are suspended from or run on wire cables or the like, especially one operated by electricity.
Also, telferage.


Origin:
1880–85; telpher + -age

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telfer (ˈtɛlfə)
 
n
a variant spelling of telpher

telferage (ˈtɛlfərɪdʒ)
 
n
a variant spelling of telpherage

telpherage or telferage (ˈtɛlfərɪdʒ)
 
n
telpher line, Also called: telpher an overhead transport system in which an electrically driven truck runs along a single rail or cable, the load being suspended in a separate car beneath
 
telferage or telferage
 
n

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