Short-haul in a sentence

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How to use short-haul in a sentence. Short-haul pronunciation.

Firstly, about thirty-eight miles out of forty-five led through a fairly well settled district where I could hope to find a chain of short-haul trails.
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It doubles the efficiency of the motor truck, enables business men to make prompt shipments or secure deliveries in a day instead of several, relieves the railroads of much short-haul freight, and thereby releases cars for necessary long-distance haulage of munitions, equipment, and other supplies for our Army in France, and for foodstuffs, fuel, etc.
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A certain part of this congestion was due to short-haul shipments of freight within cities and originating in near-by points, 10, 20, or 50 miles from the cities.
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Much of this short-haul freight can be carried on the highways by motor trucks.
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The motor truck can help the railroad by reducing the short-haul load, and also act as a feeder line in sections far removed from market.
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Examples of Short-haul

Example #1
The widest gap in this series of settlements was one of two miles where there was wild land.
Example #2
This new road had chiefly two features which recommended it to me.
Example #3
To bring the shipper and truck owner together serves the interests of both.
Example #4
On the other hand, the truck owner would be equally glad to secure a return load because the charge made for hauling it would reduce his own haulage cost.
Example #5
Much of this short-haul freight can be carried on the highways by motor trucks.
Example #6
Insufficient coal for bunkering ships created a critical congestion of freight in Atlantic port terminals and in railroad yards hundreds of miles inland.