Definition of trackman in English:


Line breaks: track|man
Pronunciation: /ˈtrakmən

noun (plural trackmen)

  • A person employed in laying and maintaining railway track.
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    • In the darkness at around 6am, the trackmen were using petrol-powered generators to light the site.
    • They push carts, assist trackmen and timbermen, shovel dirt and handle material, and do other necessary unskilled work about the mines.
    • At the time I thought he was joking, but I was soon to learn that many of the company's trackmen seldom do even three hours work a day.

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