Sentence Examples


  • At the place where the four rails come together, the two inner ones (one of the main line and the other of the siding), known as " switch rails " (b, fig.
  • The goods station is approached by a siding or fork set off from the main line at a point short of the passenger station.
  • Goods stations vary in size from those which consist of perhaps a single siding, to those which have accommodation for thousands of wagons.
  • Their effect was supplemented by the division into French and British sympathizers; the Republicans approving the aims and condoning the excesses of the French Revolution, the Federalists siding with British reaction against French democracy.
  • At first she listened to the moderate counsels of l'Hopital in so far as to avoid siding definitely with either party, but her character and the habits of policy to which she had been accustomed, rendered her incapable of any noble aim.
 

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