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trackage

Syllabification: track·age
Pronunciation: /ˈtrakij
 
/

Definition of trackage in English:

noun

North American
The tracks or lines of a railroad system collectively.
Example sentences
  • After Babylon, we entered the world of non-electrified trackage and grade crossings.
  • It wasn't until 1898 when the Astoria & Columbia River connected Astoria to the NP line, with trackage rights to Portland.
  • Union Pacific also has trackage in the state, and at least two short-line railroads offer freight service from small communities to main lines.

Words that rhyme with trackage

package

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