Usage examples for transit

  1. So long as our battle- fleet is in a position whence it can cover our flotilla blockade or strike the enemy's convoy in transit it forces his battle- fleet in the last resort to close up on the convoy, and that, as Kempenfelt pointed out, is practically fatal to the success of invasion. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett
  2. The growth of roads and means of transit – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith