Definition of Railway locomotive

1. Noun. A wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Railway Locomotive

railway car
railway carriage
railway carriages
railway gun
railway guns
railway junction
railway line
railway lines
railway locomotive (current term)
railway man
railway sleeper
railway station
railway stations
railway system
railway tie
railway time
railway track
railway train
railway vehicle
railway vehicles
railway yard

Literary usage of Railway locomotive

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Engineering Index Annual for by American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1912)
"Singe-Phase AEG Locomotive for the Midi Railway (Locomotive electrique a ... Single-Phase Oerlikon Locomotive for the Bernese Alps Railway (Locomotive ..."

2. The British Almanac: Containing Astronomical, Official and Other Information by Theodorus Bailey Myers Mason (1843)
"... railway locomotive and Carriage Improvement Company Act,'41.215. ... railway locomotive ..."

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