Definition of Derailment. Meaning of Derailment. Synonyms of Derailment

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Definition of Derailment

Derailment
Derailment De*rail"ment, n. The act of going off, or the state of being off, the rails of a railroad.

Meaning of Derailment from wikipedia

- A derailment occurs when a vehicle such as a train runs off its rails. Although many derailments are minor, all result in temporary disruption of the proper...
- rolling stock. The device works by derailing the equipment as it rolls over or through it. Although accidental derailment is damaging to equipment and track...
- The Amagasaki derailment (JR福知山線脱線事故, JR ****uchiyama-sen d****en jiko, lit. "JR ****uchiyama Line derailment") was a fatal railway derailment which occurred...
- The Montparn****e derailment occurred at 16:00 on 22 October 1895 when the Granville–Paris Express overran the buffer stop at its Gare Montparn****e terminus...
- the injured. The derailment disrupted train service for several days. The National Transportation Safety Board ruled that the derailment was caused by the...
- a 1977 grade crossing accident in Florida, and a 1998 derailment in Texas. A 1990 derailment and collision with a commuter train in M****achusetts caused...
- station train derailment: tens of thousands face more chaos". The Evening Standard. Retrieved 19 March 2018. "Freight train derailment at Ely West Junction...
- 18, 2017). "A Fatal Derailment in Washington State". The Atlantic. Bloomquist, Sarah (December 18, 2017). "Amtrak train derailment draws comparisons to...
- The Grayrigg derailment was a fatal railway accident that occurred at approximately 20:15 GMT on 23 February 2007, just to the south of Grayrigg, ****bria...
- 2014 Katanga train derailment - 48+ fatalities. 30 April 2014 – United States – CSX derailment: 15 tankers carrying crude oil derail and catch fire in...
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