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[()·()·てつ()]
chikatetsu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 地下鉄

noun
  1. underground train; subway

Definition and Synonyms for 地下鉄

Tube an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
Synonyms: メトロ, サブウェイ, 地下鉄
Subway Train a train that runs in a subway system
Synonyms: 地下鉄

Meanings for each kanji in 地下鉄

ground; earth Kanji Details »
below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »
iron Kanji Details »

Categories 地下鉄 is a member of

Railway line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
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Train public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
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Sample Sentences for 地下鉄

Tom stood on the platform in Westminster Underground Station.
I get on the subway every morning at Ginza.
She got on the subway at Ginza.
I don't like riding the subway.
I can't stand dirty old men in the subway.

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