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  1. railways

    Plural form of railway.

    The railways in our country are excellent and the government are investing a lot of money to upgrade and improve those railways that need it most.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 27, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'railways' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4826

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'railways' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4201

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of railways in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of railways in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of railways in a Sentence

  1. Glen Searle:

    I think the railways and motorways are going to take a long time to get off the ground, because the railways need subsidies for a start.

  2. Narendra Modi:

    This enterprise will launch a revolution in Indian railways and speed up India's journey into the future. It will become an engine of economic transformation in India.

  3. Ashraf Ghani:

    Our vision today is to be guided by that potential where again the energy of Central Asia will flow to South Asia where pipelines, fibre optics, railways, and connectivity, air, ground and virtual will connect us.

  4. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere:

    I have therefore ordered that the federal police visibly increase their presence at airports and railways stations and that there are random checks, which are not visible but very effective, in border areas.

  5. Ashok Gulati:

    It is unlikely that India will have another drought next year; three years in a row has never happened before, but with extreme events increasing due to climate change, you never know. If we don't wake up now then, God forbid, people will leave farming to become labourers at railways stations.

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  • السكك الحديديةArabic

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