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Under the Whyte notation system, a steam locomotive that has eight coupled driving wheels followed by two trailing wheels, with no leading wheels.
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Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 0-8-2 represents the wheel arrangement of no leading wheels, eight powered and coupled driving wheels on four axles, and two trailing wheels on one axle.
Other equivalent classifications are: UIC classification: D1, French classification: 041, Turkish classification: 45, Swiss classification: 4/5.
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