diesel locomotive

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n diesel locomotive a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
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Usage

In literature:

As late as 1962 the country had no diesel locomotives and only a few passenger-carrying electric trains.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
As steam locomotives are retired, they are being replaced by diesels.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
No oil for the boats, hard enough to get it for his narrow-gauge Diesel locomotives.
"The Five Arrows" by Allan Chase
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In news:

The Traxx AC locomotive with Last Mile Diesel is a further development of the tried and tested Traxx platform that has been developed in close co-operation with our customers.
Bombardier will assemble diesel locomotives for EMD at its Savli site near Vadodara, India.
Bombardier and Electro -Motive Diesel to Assemble Locomotives for Export to Southeast Asia and Pacific Region.
The locomotives are modified EMD GP-9s, diesel-electric locomotives built by.
Over the following 20 years, he chased trains around New England and Canada, documenting the fall of steam engines and the rise of diesel locomotives — all in gorgeous black and white.
The Caterpillar subsidiary that owns Electro-Motive Diesel Inc, the company that manufactures and sells diesel-electric locomotives .
After diesel-electric locomotives took over all passenger train duties, No 844 was placed in freight service in Nebraska between 1957 and 1959, Union Pacific representatives said.
My affliction is similar, except that my trains are a lot bigger than a couple of Lionel-scale diesel locomotives.
GE Transportation announced that it has reached an agreement with CSR Qishuyan Locomotive Company to provide 300 locomotive assemblies for China HXN5 mainline locomotives produced by CSR Qishuyan, with Evolution series diesel engines.
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