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Synonyms for railway
ˈreɪlˌweɪrail·way

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Wiktionary

  1. railwaynoun

    A track, consisting of parallel rails, over which wheeled vehicles may travel.

    Synonyms:
    railroad track

  2. railwaynoun

    A transport system using these rails used to move passengers or goods.

    Synonyms:
    railroad

Princeton's WordNet

  1. railway, railroad, railroad line, railway line, railway systemnoun

    line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight

    Synonyms:
    railway line, line, railroad track, railway system, railroad line, rail line, railroad

  2. railroad track, railroad, railwaynoun

    a line of track providing a runway for wheels

    "he walked along the railroad track"

    Synonyms:
    railroad line, railroad, railway system, railway line, railroad track

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How to use railway in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Gianfranco Battisti:

    Exploring international markets is an important part of our industrial plan, in the world there are a lot of opportunities to develop motorway and railway infrastructures and we have the skills to do that.

  2. Kazuhiko Higuchi:

    The assistance will help railways better serve needs of people and movement of goods, and help improve domestic and subregional trade, this project will also help improve the overall railway transport system in Bangladesh, and aims to reduce transport costs and improve logistics of strategic corridors, such as Dhaka-Chittagong link, for subregional trade.

  3. Simone Borelli:

    I think a good case in point is Seoul, in South Korea -- they actually took out an entire motorway (in the city center) and put the river in there with trees and plants, in Manila, they are establishing miniature parks wherever they can -- crossroads, along the railway, old industrial areas -- there's a lot of urban space that is wasteland, so there are areas that can be converted.

  4. Jin Murakami:

    Hong Kong MTR is one of the few metro systems in the world that generates net operational income strictly from Hong Kong MTR railway business.

  5. Canadian Labor Minister Kellie Leitch:

    I'm delighted to say that Unifor and Canadian National Railway have been able to come to a tentative agreement, cN will be running at full capacity tonight and tomorrow.

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