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noun 
  1. (italbrac, North American) underground railway.
  2. (italbrac, New York City, New York, USA) The proper name of the Heavy Rail transit system - regardless of elevation.
  3. (italbrac, Newark, New Jersey, USA) The proper name of the Light Rail transit system
  4. (British) underground walkway, tunnel for pedestrians. (In the USA, this definition applies to pedestrian underpass.)
Etymology: Latin sub "under" + way


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