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a railroad track (or its width) broader than the standard 56

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A broad-gauge railwayMoreover, the railway transport of goods between the EU and the eastern part of the world has significantly increased, Russian officials claimed on June 5.
Sunil Jakhar, a Congress candidate from the Punjab constituency of Ferozpur, promised the farmer community "a broad-gauge freight service to Pakistan".
Francis Cowell may be right about Brunei's 'skimping' in building the 'stayed suspension' Saltash Bridge as a broad-gauge single-track--though should not the directors of the Cornwall Railway take the blame (Letters, PE April)?
The Railways Minister said a separate standard gauge line will be laid for CPEC related projects, rather than using the broad-gauge line.
The Slovak premier stressed that they also talked about the possibility of extending the broad-gauge track from eastern Slovakia to Bratislava.
Summary: Pune [India], May 24 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Impact India Foundation is best known for the world's first hospital train, the LIFELINE EXPRESS (LLE) which was launched in 1991 and runs on a broad-gauge railway track.