goods yard

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noun British.

a railway freight yard.

Nearby words

  1. goods,
  2. goods and chattels,
  3. goods engine,
  4. goods train,
  5. goods wagon,
  6. goodspeed,
  7. goodspeed, edgar johnson,
  8. goodwife,
  9. goodwill,
  10. goodwilly

Origin of goods yard

First recorded in 1890–95

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Examples 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.

    Under the Chilian Flag|Harry Collingwood