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Meaning of "single-track" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SINGLE-TRACK

single-track play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SINGLE-TRACK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Single-Track is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SINGLE-TRACK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of single-track in the English dictionary

The first definition of single-track in the dictionary is having only a single pair of lines, so that trains can travel in only one direction at a time. Other definition of single-track is only wide enough for one vehicle. Single-Track is also able to think about only one thing; one-track.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SINGLE-TRACK

single-line display
single-masted
single-minded
single-mindedly
single-mindedness
single-parent family
single-party
single-phase
single-seater
single-sex
single-sheet feed
single-sided disk
single-space
single-step
single-stepped
single-stepping
single-storey
single-tongue
single-track road
single-use

WORDS THAT END LIKE SINGLE-TRACK

backing track
backtrack
crack
cycle track
dirt track
fast track
fast-track
go-kart track
half-track
inside track
multitrack
off the beaten track
one-track
racetrack
single track
singletrack
soundtrack
the right track
the wrong track
title track
track

Synonyms and antonyms of single-track in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «single-track» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SINGLE-TRACK

Find out the translation of single-track to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of single-track from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «single-track» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

单轨
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de una sola pista
570 millions of speakers

English

single-track
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एकल ट्रैक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وحيد المسار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

однопутной
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

single-track
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একক-ট্র্যাক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à voie unique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Satu trek
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

eingleisig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

単線の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

단일 트랙
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Siji-trek
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đơn theo dõi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒற்றை பாதையில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एकल ट्रॅक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tek yönlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

a un solo binario
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jednotorowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

однопутной
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

single- track
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

single - track
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

enkel- spoor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

enkelspårig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

enkeltsporet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of single-track

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SINGLE-TRACK»

The term «single-track» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.342 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SINGLE-TRACK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «single-track» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «single-track» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about single-track

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SINGLE-TRACK»

Discover the use of single-track in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to single-track and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Single Track Obsession: A Book of Extraordinary Railway Journeys
Beyond the station, a rusting single-track bears off to the left. This is the old Lydd, New Romney and Littlestone branch, which now ends just short of Dungeness nuclear power station, its principal raison d'etre. Very occasionally a passenger ...
Rob Sissons, 2008
2
Design on the Land: The Development of Landscape Architecture
XXIII. Single-Track. Eclecticism. Takes. Over. In the course of about three- quarters of the nineteenth century, architecture in America underwent a gamut of changes that were not closely paralleled by landscape architecture. Though the design ...
Norman T. Newton, 1971
3
Rail Transit Capacity
While the approach used in Chapter Seven, Grade Separated Rail Capacity Determination, will work in most situations, light rail transit lines often have characteristics such as street running, grade crossings and single track, which are not ...
‎1996
4
Robust Control: The Parameter Space Approach
We emphasize that the robust decoupling concept is not restricted to certain model simplifications (single-track model, constant velocity, linear tire characteristics, tire dynamics). Therefore, it is the general basis for the separation of the driver ...
Jürgen Ackermann, Paul Blue, 2002
5
Matters Computational: Ideas, Algorithms, Source Code
Figure 10.12-E: In each of the first (n− 1)! permutations in a single track ordering ( first block left) an arbitrary rotation can be applied (first block right), leading to a different single track ordering. A construction for a single track order of n+1 ...
Jörg Arndt, 2010
6
Chassis Handbook: Fundamentals, Driving Dynamics, ...
In the following sections, the single-track (or “bicycle”) vehicle model is described . This model will be expanded and detailed in subsequent sections. 2.5.3.1 Simple Single-Track (Bicycle) Model The simple single-track or “bicycle” vehicle ...
Bernd Heißing, Metin Ersoy, 2010
7
Compilation of laws and ordinances
... to Mangin street; along Mangin street, with single track, to Grand street; along Grand street to Crolears street with single track; through Oorlears street to South street, with single track; along South street to Montgomery street, with single track ; ...
New York Law Department
8
Adobe Premiere 6.5: Classroom in a Book
All tools act on the three subtracks as a single track for inserting and overlaying the trimmed clips. You can expand the Video 1 track to show the transition track and the upper and lower tracks of the Video 1 track. Most of the lessons in this ...
‎2003
9
Premiere 6.5 for Windows and Macintosh
This screen guides new users to choose A/B editing, and more experienced editors to use single-track editing. Though both workspaces can achieve similar results, which one you choose determines how Premiere depicts the program in the ...
Antony Bolante, 2002
10
Easy Model Railroad Wiring
If your terminals can generate enough trains to keep a main line this busy, double track can pose as many enjoyable operating challenges as single track. Figure 7- 3 shows blocking for other multiple-track situations I won't discuss in detail.
Andy Sperandeo, 1999

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SINGLE-TRACK»

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More Metro delays: Trains may single-track during the week for repairs
Fixing a recently identified safety flaw in track-based power cables will mean midday track work, disrupting service and causing delays for Metro riders, the ... «Washington Post, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Single-Track [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/single-track-1>. Nov 2021 ».
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