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railroad tienoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK sleeper)
one of the ​heavyhorizontalblocks that ​supports a ​railwaytrack
(Definition of railroad tie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Turkish demiryolu rayları altına döşenen ağaç kalaslar…
in Russian шпала…
in Polish podkład (kolejowy)…
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