track man


noun, plural trackmen.
a person who assists in inspecting, installing, or maintaining railroad tracks.
a trackwalker.

1870–75, Americanism; track + -man

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trackman (ˈtrækmən)
n , pl -men
(US), (Canadian) Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): platelayer a workman who lays and maintains railway track

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