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  1. 2-6-8-0(Noun)

    Under the Whyte notation system, a Mallet-type locomotive with two leading wheels on a leading truck, a set of six driving wheels followed by another set of eight driving wheels, and no trailing wheels.


  1. 2-6-8-0

    A 2-6-8-0 steam locomotive, in the Whyte notation for describing locomotive wheel arrangements, has two leading wheels, a set of six driving wheels, a set of eight driving wheels, and no trailing wheels. These locomotives usually employ the Mallet principle of articulation, with a swinging front engine and a rigidly attached rear engine.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 2-6-8-0 in Chaldean Numerology is: 0

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 2-6-8-0 in Pythagorean Numerology is: 0

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