from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal A railroad locomotive.

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  • n. A steam railroad locomotive.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a locomotive engine.
  • n. a locomotive.
  • n. A locomotive; -- an term no longer used.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (c. 1840) an early term for a locomotive


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