switch|man


switch|man
switch|man «SWIHCH muhn», noun, plural -men.
1. a man in charge of one or more railroad switches, as at a junction or siding.
2. a man who helps with the shifting of cars and makeup of trains, as at a sorting yard or freight terminal.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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