Meaning of INTERMODAL in English


— intermodalism , n.

/in'teuhr mohd"l/ , adj. Transp.

pertaining to or suitable for transportation involving more than one form of carrier, as truck and rail, or truck, ship, and rail.

Also, multimodal . Cf. bimodal (def. 2).

[ 1960-65; INTER- + MODAL ]

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