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Glossary Results for Word "Permanent Way"

Permanent Way The track of a railway line; the ballastExplain 'Ballast', sleepersExplain 'Sleeper (1)' and rails. This term distinguished it from that laid temporarily during construction by the contractor for ferrying materials along the length of the works.