Meaning of FUNICULAR in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ fju:ˈnɪkjulə ]

adj. & n. --adj. 1 (of a railway, esp. on a mountainside) operating by cable with ascending and descending cars counterbalanced. 2 of a rope or its tension. --n. a funicular railway. [L funiculus f. funis rope]

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