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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.

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Origin of yardmaster

First recorded in 1870–75; yard2 + master
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