Tracklayer
Tracklayer Track"lay`er, n. (Railroads) Any workman engaged in work involved in putting the track in place. [U. S. & Canada] -- {Track"lay`ing}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • tracklayer — /trak lay euhr/, n. See section hand. [1860 65, Amer.; TRACK + LAYER] * * * …   Universalium

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  • tracklayer — noun (C) AmE a workman who builds or repairs railway tracks; platelayer BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • tracklayer — /ˈtrækleɪə/ (say traklayuh) noun 1. a machine used to lay prefabricated sections of railway track. 2. a person employed to lay railway tracks. 3. → tracklaying vehicle. {track1 + layer} …   Australian English dictionary

  • tracklayer — n. 1 US = TRACKMAN. 2 a tractor or other vehicle equipped with continuous tracks (see TRACK(1) n. 7) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tracklaying — Tracklayer Track lay er, n. (Railroads) Any workman engaged in work involved in putting the track in place. [U. S. & Canada] {Track lay ing}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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