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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The equipment available for use as transportation, as automotive vehicles, locomotives, or railroad cars, owned by a particular company or carrier.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. collective term for all vehicles that move on a railway, powered or unpowered.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the locomotives and vehicles of a railway.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In railways, the cars, locomotive engines, etc. Also called rolling-plant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. collection of wheeled vehicles owned by a railroad or motor carrier

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