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Definition of Multimodal transportation

Multimodal transportation Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
BTS Transportation Expressions
(See also Intermodal) Often used as a synonym for intermodalism. Congress and others frequently use the term intermodalism in its broadest interpretation as a synonym for multimodal transportation. Most precisely, multimodal transportation covers all modes without necessarily including a holistic or integrated approach. (BTS2)
By the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
MONASH Marketing Dictionary
some combination of rail, sea, road, air and pipeline services for the shipment of goods.
2004 (c) Copyright & Reprint Courtesy of the Dept. of Marketing, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University; edited by Mr. Don Bradmore.