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Located in Chicagoland, it is one of the most extensive suburban commuter rail systems in the country, providing service between hundreds of suburbs and downtown Chicago.
"I take the Metra to work and it only takes 30 minutes"

"I like Metra for going downtown on the weekends"
by acb November 15, 2005
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Metra, n. (aka Mitra) A goddess, usually referring to an extremely hot female or a woman exhibiting remarkably good looks.
Guy 1 "Damn man, did you see her? She is so unreasonably hot"
Guy 2 "Dude...you can't touch that shit. That's a Metra."
by Google December 08, 2004
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piece of junk in disrepair that has not been renovated in decades. chicago does not plan to renovate this old train system even though they are bidding on the '16 olympics
Man, I hate taking the metra in the morning. The braking is so shaky that it makes me dizzy.
by pyds August 28, 2009
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