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Synonyms for rail

Synonyms for rail

a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports

a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

a horizontal bar (usually of wood or metal)

any of numerous widely distributed small wading birds of the family Rallidae having short wings and very long toes for running on soft mud

complain bitterly

enclose with rails

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provide with rails

separate with a railing

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convey (goods etc.) by rails

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travel by rail or train

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lay with rails

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fish with a handline over the rails of a boat

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spread negative information about

criticize severely

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New York's new governor Eliot Spitzer could play a key role in prioritizing the project, but some have questioned Spitzer's support in recent months over comments that seemed to place the need for the rail link behind the 2nd Avenue Subway--which could sideline the rail link for years.
So you definitely don't want to use any kind of graphite lubricant on the rails or the weapons.
At the moment of Communion one could almost visualize the rail as a long table, existing alongside of and in front of the Altar of Sacrifice--a table where the people of God would come to share in the banquet of Our Lord as if present at His Last Supper--a table where one would at the same time reel present at Our Lord's Passion, as if one were actually kneeling before Our Lord on Calvary, ready to receive Him and share in His Sacrifice.
Add stuffers in gaps between the rail and mattress or between the headboard and footboard and mattress.
We see some big advantages in increased production in Timmins, and the possibility of using the rail line for finished products, chips, or to bring in round wood from areas north of Cochrane.
She cites as problems demurrage charges that can kick in as soon as one day and the lack of knowledge demonstrated by the rail people who her company deals with.
The rail link between Santos and Campinas requires cooperation between two private rail companies, MRS and Ferroban.
One publication, CTA's Rail Transit Guide, covers all the rail routes, listing station name, street address coordinates, numbers of connecting CTA and Pace suburban bus routes, as well as information about connecting Metra commuter rail and other transportation services.
That locomotive is currently working in the rail yard at Long Beach, Calif.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority is considering two possible alignments between Bakersfield and Sylmar for the rail system - by Interstate 5 through the western Santa Clarita Valley or through the Antelope Valley and eastern Santa Clarita.
In order to get clients on the project and establish business in the Sault, we need the rail spur," says Giommi, who mentions that one Winnipeg client will ship more than 200 rail cars worth of freight annually to the Sault for reloading onto trucks for shipment to distribution points in Chicago and within Michigan, Indiana and Ohio.
In reversing on the expedited appeal, the Appellate Division Court indicated that while DOT had originally contemplated developing the rail yard as an all TOFC facility, changed market conditions, including competing TOFC facilities in New Jersey, had made that infeasible.
Putting the movement of bulk commodities back onto the rail system is far more economical than road transportation, while also alleviating the road congestion caused by heavy trucks.
Today, the rail system carries 16 percent of the nation's freight by tonnage and 6 percent by value.
In the next couple of months, service south to the Village of Los Lunas and the City of Belen will be added as part of Phase I of the Rail Runner project, which calls for an initial total of nine stations in the 50 mile corridor.