Also, teleferic. a traveling unit, car, or carrier suspended from cables in a telpherage, an aerial transportation system.
of or relating to a system of telpherage.
verb (used with object)
to transport by means of a telpherage.
a load-carrying car in a telpherage
another word for telpherage
(as modifier): a telpher line, a telpher system
(transitive) to transport (a load) by means of a telpherage
noun 1. 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. noun 1. 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 […]
Busch, ca 1966. Digital simulation. [Sammet 1969, p. 627].
noun 1. the last segment, or an appendage of the last segment, of certain arthropods, as the middle flipper of a lobster’s tail. noun 1. the last segment or an appendage on the last segment of the body of crustaceans and arachnids
Trademark. 1. one of an early series of privately financed, low-orbit, active communications satellites, the first of which was launched July 10, 1962. 2. one of a later series of privately financed, geosynchronous communications satellites that provide domestic television, telephone, and data exchange transmission to the U.S. noun 1. either of two low-altitude active communications […]