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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city).

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  • In Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'
  • "The term metro is perhaps used loosely," Skryja said.
  • The place to get sushi in the metro is actually Ichiban Sushi at 11809 College Blvd Overland Park, KS 66210.
  • "It's kind of the last area in what we call the metro area that doesn't have a facility like that close by," Wallace said. for more
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