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Automated guideway transit (Dcmvgyg)

Definition
An electric railroad (single or multi-car trains) of guided transit vehicles operating without an onboard crew, on a fixed schedule or in response to a passenger-activated call button. Currently used in some large cities, but more commonly used in non-transit settings, such as airports and hospital campuses. (Source: Team)
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Broader Term
Control of specific ground vehicles (Dcmvgy)
Narrower Terms
Personal rapid transit (Dcmvgygp)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Advanced vehicle control systems (Dcmvgyc)
Automatic train control (Dcmvgyf)
Autonomous vehicle guidance (Dcmvgyh)