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rail car Syllabification: rail car
Pronunciation: /rāl kär/

Definition of rail car in English:


North American Any railroad car or wagon.
Example sentences
  • Railroad crews also were checking the rail lines and a rail car was being sent along the route with a solution of baking soda and water to neutralize the acid.
  • County Commissioners have voted to buy a railroad engine and two rail cars for the line.
  • Most towns are too small to fill rail cars economically, if the railroad even passes by anymore.
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