Transit is a passage or transition through or across, or public transportation.(noun)
Transit is defined as to pass through or to reverse direction.(verb)
An example of transit is to pass through a mountainside in your car.
See transit in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME transite < L transitus, pp. of transire < trans-, trans- + ire, to go: see year
See transit in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English transite
Origin: , from Latin trānsitus
Origin: , from past participle of trānsīre, to go across; see transient.
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