Through ticket
Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 Webster]

{Through bolt}, a bolt which passes through all the thickness or layers of that which it fastens, or in which it is fixed.

{Through bridge}, a bridge in which the floor is supported by the lower chords of the tissues instead of the upper, so that travel is between the trusses and not over them. Cf. {Deck bridge}, under {Deck}.

{Through cold}, a deep-seated cold. [Obs.] --Holland.

{Through stone}, a flat gravestone. [Scot.] [Written also {through stane}.] --Sir W. Scott.

{Through ticket}, a ticket for the whole journey.

{Through train}, a train which goes the whole length of a railway, or of a long route. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • through ticket — noun A ticket for the whole of a journey that is made up of several parts • • • Main Entry: ↑through * * * through ticket UK US noun [countable] [singular through ticket plural …   Useful english dictionary

  • through ticket — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms through ticket : singular through ticket plural through tickets a ticket that you can use to travel to a place, even though you may change trains or planes on the way …   English dictionary

  • through ticket — A railroad ticket which entitles the holder, not only to passage over the line of the company issuing it, but also over other connecting lines over which it is necessary to pass in order to reach his destination. A through ticket does not require …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • through ticket — direct ticket (on a train, etc.), one ticket all the way to one s destination …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Through — Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Through bolt — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Through bridge — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Through cold — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • through stane — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Through stone — Through Through, a. Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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