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Definition of T rail
T railT T (t[=e]),
the twentieth letter of the English alphabet, is a nonvocal
consonant. With the letter h it forms the digraph th, which
has two distinct sounds, as in thin, then. See Guide to
Pronunciation, [sect][sect]262-264, and also [sect][sect]153,
156, 169, 172, 176, 178-180. The letter derives its name and
form from the Latin, the form of the Latin letter being
further derived through the Greek from the Ph[oe]nician. The
ultimate origin is probably Egyptian. It is etymologically
most nearly related to d, s, th; as in tug, duke; two, dual,
L. duo; resin, L. resina, Gr. "rhti`nh, tent, tense, a.,
tenuous, thin; nostril, thrill. See D, S.
T bandage (Surg.), a bandage shaped like the letter T, and
used principally for application to the groin, or
T cart, a kind of fashionable two seated wagon for pleasure
(a) A rod with a short crosspiece at the end, -- used as a
(b) Iron in bars, having a cross section formed like the
letter T, -- used in structures.
T rail, a kind of rail for railroad tracks, having no
flange at the bottom so that a section resembles the
T square, a ruler having a crosspiece or head at one end,
for the purpose of making parallel lines; -- so called
from its shape. It is laid on a drawing board and guided
by the crosspiece, which is pressed against the straight
edge of the board. Sometimes the head is arranged to be
set at different angles.
To a T, exactly, perfectly; as, to suit to a T. [Colloq.]
T rail T" rail`
See under T.
Meaning of T rail from wikipedia
- The rail profile
is the cross sectional shape
of a railway rail
to its length. Early rails
were made of wood, cast iron or wrought
of a T shape which required
to hold them; the rails
were held in position
by iron wedges
(which sometimes caused
- Other profiles
include: bullhead rail
; grooved rail
; "flat-bottomed rail
" (Vignoles rail
or flanged T
); bridge rail
(inverted U–shaped used...
- The Pittsburgh Light Rail
as The T
) is a 26.2-mile (42.2 km) light rail system
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
24, 2012. "Model T
Ford Forum: Forum
2011: Old Photo
– Model T Rail
Car". Model T
Ford Club of America. 2011. "1926 Ford Model T
– The Henry...
company, L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad
Ltd (L&TMRHL) was established
by the construction company
to develop Hyderabad metro rail project under
- The Picatinny rail
(/ˈpɪkətɪni/ or /ˌpɪkəˈtɪni/), or Pic rail
for short, also known
as a MIL-STD-1913 rail
(canceled), is a military...
- Rail Payanangalil
(English: On train
journeys) is a 1981 Indian Tamil
by Vijaya T
Gurupatham. The film...
- Rail Baltica
as Rail Baltic
in Estonia) is an ongoing greenfield railway infrastructure project
to link Finland
(via ferry), Estonia, Latvia...
- During evening
peak on 15 January
car N5222 on set T
10 was pierced
by a guard rail
near Edgecliff railway station while
on a service
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