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3 entries found for train.
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Main Entry: 1train
Pronunciation: primarystresstramacrn
Function: noun
1 : a part of a gown that trails behind the wearer
2 : a number of followers or attendants : RETINUE
3 : a moving file of persons, vehicles, or animals <wagon train>
4 a : an orderly connected series of events, actions, or ideas <train of thought> b : 2RESULT 1, aftermath
5 : a series of moving machine parts (as gears) for transmitting and modifying motion
6 : a connected line of railroad cars
[train illustration]

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