Sentence Examples

  • At the place where the four rails come together, the two inner ones (one of the main line and the other of the siding), known as " switch rails " (b, fig.
  • The goods station is approached by a siding or fork set off from the main line at a point short of the passenger station.
  • Goods stations vary in size from those which consist of perhaps a single siding, to those which have accommodation for thousands of wagons.
  • Their effect was supplemented by the division into French and British sympathizers; the Republicans approving the aims and condoning the excesses of the French Revolution, the Federalists siding with British reaction against French democracy.
  • 69 it became the headquarters of the legions which were siding with Vespasian.