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English definition of “rail”


noun [C] (BAR)    /reɪl/
C2 a horizontal bar fixed in position , especially to a wall or to vertical posts , used to close something off, as a support , or to hang things on: Will spectators please stay behind the rail? Hold onto the rail so that you don't fall . The ( clothes ) rail in her wardrobe was crammed full of dresses . He folded the towels and hung them on the towel rail (US towel rack ).Fences and rails
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