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American rail
Sora So"ra, n. (Zo["o]l.) A North American rail (Porzana Carolina) common in the Eastern United States. Its back is golden brown, varied with black and white, the front of the head and throat black, the breast and sides of the head and neck slate-colored. Called also American rail, Carolina rail, Carolina crake, common rail, sora rail, soree, meadow chicken, and orto. King sora, the Florida gallinule.

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- Plans for high-speed rail in the United States date back to the High-Speed Ground Transportation Act of 1965. Various state and federal proposals have...
- RailAmerica, Inc., based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a holding company of a number of short-line railroads and regional railroads in the United States...
- Rail transportation in the United States consists primarily of freight shipments, with a well integrated network of standard gauge private freight railroads...
- is a list of all light rail systems in North America, ranked by ridership. Daily figures for American and Canadian light rail systems are "average w****day...
- The rail profile is the cross sectional shape of a railway rail, perpendicular to its length. Early rails were made of wood, cast iron or wrought iron...
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- The Great American Rail-Trail is a proposed cross-country rail trail in the United States. The trail runs 3,700 miles (6,000 km) between Washington D.C...
- p****enger railroad service that provides medium and long-distance inter-city rail service in the contiguous United States and to nine cities in Canada. Founded...
- North American rail network used in resource industries such as mining or forestry, some of which are narrow gauge, and the streetcar and heavy-rail subway...