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- n. The person who drives the engine of a train.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. one who manages an engine; specifically, the engineer of a locomotive.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who drives or manages an engine; especially, one who manages a locomotive engine: in the United States commonly called engineer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the operator of a railway locomotive
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Old Angus MacQueen had flagged down one of the ambling local goods trains and ridden with the engine driver to Gilly, where he borrowed a horse from Harry Gough and rode out with him.