yardmaster

[ yahrd-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈyɑrdˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /
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noun

a person who superintends all or part of a railroad yard.

Nearby words

  1. yardbird,
  2. yardie,
  3. yarding,
  4. yardland,
  5. yardman,
  6. yardstick,
  7. yare,
  8. yarely,
  9. yaren,
  10. yark

Origin of yardmaster

First recorded in 1870–75; yard2 + master

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