Meaning of FUNICULAR in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ fju:nɪkjʊlə(r) ]

A funicular or a funicular railway is a type of railway which goes up a very steep hill or mountain. A machine at the top of the slope pulls the carriage up the rails by a steel rope.


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