bullhead rail

noun

railways a rail having a cross section with a bulbous top and bottom, the top being largerNow largely superseded by: flat-bottomed rail

Nearby words

  1. bullfighter,
  2. bullfighting,
  3. bullfinch,
  4. bullfrog,
  5. bullhead,
  6. bullheaded,
  7. bullheadedly,
  8. bullhorn,
  9. bullied,
  10. bullion

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