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English definition of “railroad”

railroad

noun [C] (TRANSPORTATION)   /ˈreɪlˌroʊd/ (also railway,  /ˈreɪlˌweɪ/)
a system of transportation using special vehicles whose wheels turn on metal bars fixed to the ground, or a particular company using such a system: railroad tracks a railroad station the Pennsylvania Railroad
(Definition of railroad noun (TRANSPORTATION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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