goods yard


noun British.

a railway freight yard.

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Origin of goods yard

First recorded in 1890–95
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for goods yard

  • But they had, by this time, arrived at the railway station, and the detachment was halted in the goods-yard just outside.

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