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English definition of “trainspotting”


noun [U]     /ˈtreɪnˌspɒt.ɪŋ/ US  /-ˌspɑː.t̬ɪŋ/ UK
the activity of watching trains and writing down the numbers that each railway engine hasEnthusiastsAdmirersMiscellaneous pastimes and their participants trainspotter     /-ˌspɒt.ər/ US  /-ˌspɑː.t̬ɚ/ noun [C]
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