telpher

[n] - one of the conveyances (or cars) in a telpherage
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=telpher

Telpher

Tel'pher noun [ Greek ... far, far off + ... to bear.] (Electricity) A contrivance for the conveyance of vehicles or loads by means of electricity. Fleeming Jenkin. Telpher line , or Telpher road , an electric line or road over which vehicles for carrying loads are mov
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/T/23

Telpher

Tel'pher noun (Electricity) Specif., the equipment or apparatus used in a system of electric transportation by means of carriages which are suspended on an overhead conductor, as of wire.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/T/23

telpher

<physics> A contrivance for the conveyance of vehicles or loads by means of electricity. Telpher line, or Telpher road, an electric line or road over which vehicles for carrying loads are moved by electric engines actuated by a current conveyed by the line. ... Origin: Gr. Far, far off + to bear. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 19
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?telpher

telpher

telfer noun one of the conveyances (or cars) in a telpherage
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=telpher

Telpher

• (n.) Specif., the equipment or apparatus used in a system of electric transportation by means of carriages which are suspended on an overhead conductor, as of wire. • (n.) A contrivance for the conveyance of vehicles or loads by means of electricity.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/telpher/
No exact match found