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Usage note
This word may also be written "trasporte."
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (conveyance)
a. transportation
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Ya pagamos por el transporte al hotel.We've already paid for our transportation to the hotel.
b. transport (United Kingdom)
Cada línea aérea tiene sus reglas sobre el transporte de animales vivos.Every airline has its regulations concerning the transport of live animals.
c. carriage
Estos vehículos son especiales para el transporte de pasajeros.These vehicles are specially designed for the carriage of passengers.
2. (vehicle)
a. transport
El hospital cuenta con un helicóptero como transporte de emergencia.The hospital has a helicopter as emergency transport.
b. means of transport
Mi bicicleta es mi transporte para ir a la escuela.My bicycle is my means of transport for getting to school.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. transport
b. transportation
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
transporte aéreoair freight
transporte por carreteraroad transport
transporte colectivopublic transport mass transit
transporte de mercancíasfreight transport
transporte públicopublic transport mass transit
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1 [de pasajeros, tropas] transport; transportation; (EEUU) [de mercancías] transport; transportation; (EEUU) carriage
se me va el sueldo en transporte all my wages go on transport; ¿cuál es su medio de transporte habitual? what is your usual means of transport?; Ministerio de Transportes Ministry of Transport; Department of Transportation; (EEUU)
transporte colectivo public transport; public transportation; (EEUU)
transporte de mercancías goods transport
transporte escolar school buses
; (p)
transporte por carretera road transport; haulage
transporte público public transport; public transportation; (EEUU)
2 (Náutica) transport; troopship
3 (éxtasis) transport
4 (México) vehicle
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