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  Definition of transit
  1. a journey usually by ship; "the outward passage took 10 days"
  2. a surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
  3. a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
  4. cause or enable to pass through; "The canal will transit hundreds of ships every day"
  5. revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction
  6. pass across (a sign or house of the zodiac) or pass across (the disk of a celestial body or the meridian of a place); "The comet will transit on September 11"
  7. make a passage or journey from one place to another
Similar Words: passage, theodolite, transportation system, transportation, pass through, pass across, pass over

 

Hyponyms: lockage, tachymeter, tacheometer, air transportation system, highway system, public transit, short line, telpherage, telferage, cut

 

Grouped Verbs: pass through, pass across, pass over

 

Part Meronyms: infrastructure, base

 

Derivational Morphology: pass through, pass across, pass over, transport, transportation system, transportation, theodolite, passage, transition

 

Anagrams: artisan, tsarina, Tristan, Sinatra

 

 
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