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work train

noun
1.
a train that transports railroad workers, building materials, etc., to construction or maintenance assignments on the railroad.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism
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Examples for work train
  • No charge will be made for transportation by work train other than the operating expenses of the work train.
  • The wreck occurred between a work train and an extra freight.
  • Commuter work train is a non-revenue service train used in the administration and upkeep service of a commuter railroad.

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