English to Afrikaans Meaning :: railway

Railway :
spoorlyn
- spoorlyn

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Noun(1) line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight(2) a line of track providing a runway for wheels

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(1) Commuters could benefit from plans to provide car parking at a branch line railway station.(2) a railway line(3) The route north all the way to Whitby carries no traffic at all as it is the Rail Trail which runs along the track bed of a former railway line.(4) It is to be located along the railway in the city of Kaesong, just inside the North Korean border.(5) Fields around Horwich are flooded in places, and all along the railway line to Bolton acres of land are seen under water.(6) Plans have been submitted to lay a leisure trail along a former railway as part of a £1 million project.(7) a railway station(8) As for claims that nuts never come loose on the railway , rail workers rubbished that last week.(9) Despite the massive destruction to the railway system the main lines were cleared two days after the blast.(10) Highworth Town Council is backing calls for a cycle route along the disused railway line.(11) He parked the car at the railway station and walked along the deserted line.(12) Trains running along the busy railway line were halted during the afternoon and evening.(13) A month back the route from Newport to Sandown was opened along a disused railway and as such it has no hills.(14) The Government thought it was going to deliver the coal by rail, but the railways are so run down that it cannot get it through.(15) In addition to using the civil main lines, railways were constructed for purely military purposes, with no commercial value.(16) They can be used as acoustic baffles along roads and railways .
Related Words
(1) railway station ::
treinstasie
Synonyms
Noun
1. railway system ::
spoorweg stelsel
2. railroad ::
spoorweg
3. railway line ::
spoorlyn
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