people mover
noun Date: 1968 any of various rapid-transit systems (as of moving sidewalks or automated driverless cars) for shuttling people

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • people mover — people movers also people mover 1) N COUNT A people mover is the same as a people carrier. 2) N COUNT A people mover is a transport system for moving large numbers of people over short distances, for example by means of a moving platform or along …   English dictionary

  • people mover — n. a means of transporting many people over short distances, as a moving sidewalk or an automated monorail …   English World dictionary

  • People mover — For the private automobile, see People carrier A people mover or automated people mover (APM) is a fully automated, grade separated mass transit system. The term is generally used only to describe systems serving relatively small areas such as… …   Wikipedia

  • People-mover — Transport hectométrique Ligne du Bukit Panjang à Singapour Un Transport hectométrique ou people mover est un système de tram ou de transport léger par rail entièrement automatisé. Le terme est généralement utilisé uniquement pour des navettes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • People mover — Transport hectométrique Ligne du Bukit Panjang à Singapour Un Transport hectométrique ou people mover est un système de tram ou de transport léger par rail entièrement automatisé. Le terme est généralement utilisé uniquement pour des navettes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • people mover — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms people mover : singular people mover plural people movers a simple railway system, usually in a place such as an airport or a theme park …   English dictionary

  • People Mover — Bukit Panjang LRT Line in Singapur Der aus dem Englischen übernommene Sammelbegriff Peoplemover (wörtlich: Personenbeförderer) bezeichnet meist schienengebundene und in der Regel automatisch verkehrende Verkehrsmittel für kurze Strecken, wie man… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • People mover — Bukit Panjang LRT Line in Singapur Der aus dem Englischen übernommene Sammelbegriff Peoplemover (wörtlich: Personenbeförderer) bezeichnet meist schienengebundene und in der Regel automatisch verkehrende Verkehrsmittel für kurze Strecken, wie man… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • people-mover — see people mover …   English dictionary

  • people mover — 1. any of various forms of mass transit, as moving sidewalks or automated driverless vehicles, used for transporting people along limited, fixed routes, as around airports or congested urban areas. 2. any vehicle that transports people quickly… …   Universalium

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