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din·keyalso din·ky (dĭng′kē)
n. pl. din·keys also din·kies
A small locomotive used in a railroad yard, as for shunting.
(Railways) US a small locomotive
or dink•y(ˈdɪŋ ki)
n., pl. -eys.
a small locomotive, esp. with a switch engine.