a journey usually by ship
"the outward passage took 10 days"
a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
- transportation system
a surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
cause or enable to pass through
"The canal will transit hundreds of ships every day"
revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction
pass across (a sign or house of the zodiac) or pass across (the disk of a celestial body or the meridian of a place)
"The comet will transit on September 11"
make a passage or journey from one place to another
"The tourists moved through the town and bought up all the souvenirs
" "Some travelers pass through the desert"
- pass through - move through - pass across - pass over