Railcar

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Railcar'


  • Railcar: A railcar, in British English and Australian English, is a self-propelled railway vehicle designed to transport passengers. The term "railcar" is usually
  • Redhen railcar: The Redhen Railcars were a self-propelled railcar built at the Islington Railway Workshops for the South Australian Railways between 1955 and 1971. The
  • New South Wales Hunter railcar: The Hunter Railcars, also known as J Sets, are a class of diesel multiple unit built by UGL Rail, Broadmeadow and entering service with CityRail between
  • Steam railcar: A steam railcar is a railcar that does not require a locomotive as it contains its own steam engine. The first steam railcar was an experimental unit designed
  • Colorado Railcar: Colorado Railcar was a manufacturer of railroad rolling stock, railcars and diesel multiple unit commuter vehicles. Both products come in single- and double-level
  • American Railcar Industries: American Railcar Industries is an American manufacturer and maintainer of hopper and tanker railcars, headquartered in Saint Charles, Missouri. Through
  • GWR railcars: introduced the first of what was to become a very successful series of railcars, which survived in regular use into the 1960s, when they were replaced
  • Railcars: Railcars can be: a type of self-propelled railway vehicle, see Railcar; a Railroad car – another type of railway vehicle, pulled by a locomotive; a San
  • US Railcar: successor company to Colorado Railcar after that company shut down in December 2008. US Railcar's predecessor, Colorado Railcar, ceased operations on 23
  • M7 (railcar): Rail Road (M7) and Metro-North Railroad (M7A). The M7 replaced the M1 railcars, which had previously provided electric service on these lines. The M7

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