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Sidings (Railroads) (Pmudks)

Definition
Tracks adjacent to a main or a secondary track for meeting or passing trains. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Track components (Pmudk)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Ballast crib (Pmudkb)
Crossovers (Pmudkd)
Frogs (Railroads) (Pmudkh)
Rail (Railroads) (Pmudkr)
Switches (Railroads) (Pmudkt)
Railroad ties (Pmudku)
Tie pads (Pmudkv)
Tie plates (Pmudkw)
Railroad turnouts (Pmudkx)