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Motor carriers (Nbbcd)

Definition
For-hire motor carriers or private motor carriers of property. Also, employer firms that are primarily engaged in providing commercial motor freight or long distance trucking or transfer services. (Source: www.bts.gov/dictionary/)
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Carriers by mode (Nbbc)
Narrower Terms
Bus lines (Nbbcdb)
Truck lines (Nbbcdt)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Airlines (Nbbcb)
Railroads (Nbbcg)
Pipeline companies (Nbbck)
Ship lines (Nbbcm)
Taxicab companies (Nbbct)
Transit operating agencies (Nbbcu)