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Common carriers (Nbbafc)

Definition
Firms that hold themselves out to the public to carry persons or property for hire. Also, companies that provide telecommunication services to the public. (Source: Team: adapted from AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
For hire carriers (Nbbaf)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Contract carriers (Nbbafd)
Exempt carriers (Nbbafe)