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traverser

Line breaks: tra|ver¦ser
Pronunciation: /trəˈvəːsə
 
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Definition of traverser in English:

noun

A sideways-moving platform for transferring a railway vehicle from one set of rails to another parallel set.
Example sentences
  • The Sky Bus coaches with motor bogies were lifted up by the new traverser, with great care and precision placed atop the sky rails.

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