Translation of communication cord in Spanish:

communication cord

noun

British
Railways

  • 1

    cuerda o cadena de la cual se tira para que se frene en una emergencia
    • British Transport Police received a report that a man had pulled the communication cord and the train stopped on the King Edward Rail Bridge.
    • In her case it was the communication cord on which she was supposed to pull to indicate distress.
    • We tackled these by encouraging passengers to pull the communication cord whenever they saw a crime and offering a reward of £1,000 each time they did.
    • The train is passing a narrow peninsula of land, and on sudden impulse he pulls the communication cord and the train grinds to a halt.
    • The hat blew out of the window, whereupon he pulled the communication cord.