Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In English locomotives, one of two stout rods, reaching down to about two inches from the track, before a front wheel. In America the cow-catcher or pilot serves the same purpose.
  • n. A guardrail.

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Examples

  • The bus driver Dave Mabry managed to avoid a head-on collision by running the bus against the rail-guard.

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  • Dave Mabry, managed to avoid a head-on collision by running the bus against the rail-guard.

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