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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    The Palm Beach Post 21 Jun 2024
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    Labour vows ‘new dawn’ for rail in North of England if it wins election

    Metro UK 21 Jun 2024
    Sheffield is the largest city in Europe that doesn’t have a direct rail link to an airport and the North as a whole is losing £16 billion a year in lost growth, thanks to the poor connectivity, the delays and overcrowding that we’re experiencing all the time on the railways.’ ... Huw Merriman, the Conservative rail minister (Credits....
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    The Bradford Era 21 Jun 2024
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    The Newport Daily News 21 Jun 2024
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    Bangor Daily News 21 Jun 2024
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    Daily Freeman 21 Jun 2024
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    RTD faces scrutiny from state regulators because of slow trains and "significant disruption"

    CBS News 20 Jun 2024
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    My Central Jersey 20 Jun 2024
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