adjective Date: 1849 1. having only one track 2. lacking intellectual range, receptiveness, or flexibility ; one-track <
had a single-track mind incapable of adjusting to changes

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  • single-track — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : having but one track a single track railroad 2. : lacking intellectual range, receptiveness, or flexibility : one track with a single track mind devoted solely to his duty Leo Crane * * * /sing geuhl trak /, adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • single-track — /sing geuhl trak /, adj. 1. (of a railroad or section of a railroad s route) having but one set of tracks, so that trains going in opposite directions must be scheduled to meet only at points where there are sidings. 2. having a narrow scope; one …   Universalium

  • Single Track — MTB Fahrer auf einem Singletrail Der Begriff Singletrail steht im Mountainbike Sport für einen schmalen, meist 30 bis 60 cm breiten Pfad, der damit nur Platz für einen Mountainbiker bietet. Oft wird mit dem Begriff auch ein Wanderweg bezeichnet,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • single-track — adjective Having only a single track so that trains may only run in one direction at a time …   Wiktionary

  • single-track — adj. Single track is used with these nouns: ↑lane, ↑road …   Collocations dictionary

  • single-track — sin′gle track′ adj. one track • Etymology: 1825–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • single-track — having only one route; conservative …   English contemporary dictionary

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