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trackwalker

[ trak-waw-ker ]
/ ˈtrækˌwɔ kər /
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noun
a person employed to walk over and inspect a certain section of railroad track at intervals.
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Origin of trackwalker

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75; track + walker
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