Rail

Rail or rails may refer to:

Rail transport

  • A generic term for railroads, railways, rail transport, and related matters
  • Track (rail transport), or railway lines, the running surface of a railway
  • Rail profile, the cross sectional shape of a railway rail
  • Third rail (or conductor rail), a method of providing electric power to a railway train
  • Science, technology, biology, and medicine

  • Picatinny rail, a bracket used on some firearms in order to provide a standardized mounting platform for telescopic sights and other accessories
  • Rails or Rallidae, a family of birds which includes crakes, coots, and gallinules
  • Structural
    • Guard rail, for protective separation of persons (including those in vehicles) from dangerous places or situations
    • Hand rail, for physical support, such as on stairways and steps
    • Theatre rail, see batten (theater), from which lighting fixtures, theatrical scenery, tabs or curtains may be hung
    • Curtain rail, see curtain, from which curtains are hung
    • Door rails, see frame and panel, a horizontal outside member on a door or in a frame and panel construction
  • This page contains text from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - https://wn.com/Rail

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    Honeysuckle will be tested at Fairyhouse but she is dynamite over this distance

    The Times/The Sunday Times 28 Nov 2021
    Trackside at Cheltenham, on the rail, close to the final flight of hurdles, watching the horses as they race up past you first time, ......
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    Joe Trivelli’s recipes for pici in red wine, caserecce with langoustines, squash soup and zuppa ...

    The Guardian 28 Nov 2021
    A selection of hearty winter dishes inspired by a favourite Italian rail canteen It’s time to treat yourself a little better and take ......
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    10 More Perfect Rock Albums Of The 80s With No Bad Songs

    What Culture 28 Nov 2021
    The 1980s was a time of bleak political rule both in the US and the UK ... Although, there has been something of a recent trend, of looking at the '80s through rose tinted glasses, times were in fact, tough. All this made for a great source of inspiration for rock musicians, however, who were always searching for something to rail against....
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    Health infrastructure boosts organ donation drive in Telangana

    The Times of India 28 Nov 2021
    HYDERABAD ... Organ donations saw a lull during during peak of the first wave, while it picked up afterwards ... In a number of cases, where authorities had airlifted organs, arranged for traffic green channels and even utilised the Metro rail for transporting the organs for the first time during this period ... Start a Conversation. ....
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    Health infra boosts organ donation drive in T'gana

    The Times of India 28 Nov 2021
    +Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Health infrastructure boosts organ donation drive in Telangana ...City realty market one of the most affordable’ ... In a number of cases, where authorities had airlifted organs, arranged for traffic green channels and even utilised the Metro rail for transporting the organs for the first time during this period ... Live....
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    October tonnage up at Port of Muskogee

    Muskogee Phoenix 27 Nov 2021
    Shipments to and from the Port of Muskogee continue to outpace year-to-date totals reported through the first 10 months of 2020 for cargo moved by barge and truck, but rail still lagged last year's totals ... "Basically barge, rail and truck is all up from this time last year," Port Director Kimbra Scott said....
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    Work expedited to bring Imphal on railway map

    The Times of India 27 Nov 2021
    The capital of Manipur will be connected by rail in the next two years, taking the country’s railway network to barely 100 km from Myanmar border ... The Jiribam-Imphal rail link will also help reduce travel time as currently it takes 11-12 hours to complete the 200-225 km journey between these two points....
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    Oil bonanza sealed fate of two mining towns

    Sulphur Springs News-Telegram 27 Nov 2021
    Separated by two miles and the Erath-Palo Pinto county line, the two shared a mutual prosperity in the boom times of the coal-burning locomotive. The future was bright for the mining mecca and the rail center until the dawn of the oil age pulled the rug out from under them both....
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    Bihar CM dedicates to nation NTPC's three power units of total 1,160 MW at Barh and Barauni

    The Times of India 27 Nov 2021
    He was elected as the Lok Sabha member from Barh for consecutive five times since 1989 ... Recalling the personal efforts he made for setting up the BSTPS in Barh parliamentary constituency, Nitish said he was working as the rail minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government in 1998....
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    With inflation, Congress must end spending spree

    The Bradford Era 27 Nov 2021
    Pushing so much extra money into the economy over such a short period of time certainly helped contribute to today’s high inflation ... This is happening at a time when trends like remote work and teleconferencing threaten to make transit and intercity rail even more irrelevant....
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    Bihar CM dedicates 3 power units to nation

    The Times of India 27 Nov 2021
    He was elected as the Lok Sabha member from Barh for consecutive five times since 1989 ... Recalling the personal efforts he made for setting up the BSTPS in Barh parliamentary constituency, Nitish said he was working as the rail minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government in 1998....
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    Chris Cuomo goes wreath shopping after bashing Christmas, ‘woke folks’

    New York Post 27 Nov 2021
    Ho ho, no Cuo! ... 25 isn’t one of his faves. Chris Cuomo was see on Long Island doing some wreath shopping.Matt Agudo/Shutterstock ... It’s not the first time the generally left-leaning host has railed against the woke crowd ... “Amerigo Vespucci was an imperfect man of his time,” he said of the Italian explorer, whom the continent is named after....
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    Backtracking on HS2: the state of high-speed rail in the UK

    Moneyweek 26 Nov 2021
    The government styles this as its “Integrated Rail Plan”.Is HS2 a white elephant? ... To see which department – Transport or Treasury – was in overall charge of last week’s Integrated Rail Plan, says Dominic O’Connell in The Times, take a look at page 24 of the document....
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