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distance-signal

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In railroading, the most distant of the series of signals under the control of a signal-man.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • That made such a lovely noise and so scared the passengers that they could not resist repeating it, and by the time we had hauled abreast of the distance-signal there was not much of the roof left.

    The Lion of Petra

  • "We're trying to get our distance-signal license back," she said.

    Durangoherald.com

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