branch line

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Synonyms for branch line

a railway line connected to a trunk line

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Kev Adlam, of the Branch Line Society, said: "The interesting route, rare track and unusual traction made this a really outstanding and memorable day.
?What they say Andy Slattery, trainer of Branch Line He won well over six furlongs at Limerick last time and was staying on well to the line.
The reference circuit that was tested consisted of a couple of homogeneous LV conductors (length L), in which an irregularity was simulated by means of the branch line of another LV conductor couple of reduced length ([L.sub.B]), located at a D length from the beginning of the main line (Fig.
2 antenna without an additional branch line generates the first resonance at around 850 MHz and the second resonance at 2.5 GHz.
Chan, "Multifolded bandwidth branch line coupler with filtering characteristic using coupled port feeding," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol.
Fractal space filling shapes like Sierpinski curve has been used to design miniaturized branch line hybrid, rat race couplers and coupled line hybrids as reported in [3].
Many parameters will depend on the cargo flow and the demand for the branch line. "The current volumes do not let us make optimistic
Being a baby boomer, though not a very successful one, I was able to experience the wonderful world of the rural branch line in Pembrokeshire and the Marches, which gave the non-car-owning public access to our glorious countryside.
However, the popular realization using microstrip in the form of a branch line coupler is only suitable for applications with narrow bandwidth.
The collapse of the railways after the Second World War put the branch line under threat.
The train also travelled to Llandudno, making a rare detour along the branch line to the resort before continuing to Holyhead.
Railway sources said only the branch line was affected and train services were resumed around 11 am.
China and Russia struck an agreement Tuesday to build a China-bound branch line of the Eastern Siberia-Pacific oil pipeline to boost crude oil exports from Siberia to China.
CORVALLIS - Farm and lumber companies that ship their goods on a 23-mile branch line south from Corvallis have sued to get the railroad operators to continue to provide service on it.