Meaning of RAILWAY in English


noun a road or way consisting of one or more parallel series of iron or steel rails, patterned and adjusted to be tracks for the wheels of vehicles, and suitably supported on a bed or substructure.

2. railway ·noun the road, track, ·etc., with all the lands, buildings, rolling stock, franchises, ·etc., pertaining to them and constituting one property; as, a certain railroad has been put into the hands of a receiver.

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