a track-maintenance machine that cleans the ballast section to any predetermined depth.
noun 1. (in hierarchical churches) a member of the clerical order next below that of a priest. 2. (in other churches) an appointed or elected officer having variously defined duties. 3. (in Freemasonry) either of two officers in a masonic lodge. verb (used with object) 4. to pack (vegetables or fruit) with only the finest […]
noun 1. Usually, dealings. relations; business: frequent dealings; commercial dealings. 2. conduct in relations to others; treatment: honest dealing. verb (used without object), dealt, dealing. 1. to occupy oneself or itself (usually followed by with or in): Botany deals with the study of plants. He deals in generalities. 2. to take action with respect to […]
verb (used with object), depreciated, depreciating. 1. to reduce the purchasing value of (money). 2. to lessen the value or price of. 3. to claim depreciation on (a property) for tax purposes. 4. to represent as of little value or merit; belittle. verb (used without object), depreciated, depreciating. 5. to decline in value. verb 1. […]
depreciation [dih-pree-shee-ey-shuh n] /dɪˌpri ʃiˈeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. decrease in value due to wear and tear, decay, decline in price, etc. 2. such a decrease as allowed in computing the value of property for tax purposes. 3. a decrease in the purchasing or exchange value of money. 4. a lowering in estimation. depreciation /dɪˌpriːʃɪˈeɪʃən/ noun […]