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Meaning of “railroad tie” - Learner’s Dictionary

railroad tie

noun [C]   US ( UK sleeper)
a piece of wood that is used to support a railway trackRoad junctions
Translations of “railroad tie”
in Russian шпала…
in Turkish demiryolu rayları altına döşenen ağaç kalaslar…
in Polish podkład (kolejowy)…
(Definition of railroad tie from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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