Point switch


Also found in: Wikipedia.
Related to Point switch: point of frog
1.(Railroads) A switch made up of a rail from each track, both rails being tapered far back and connected to throw alongside the through rail of either track.
References in periodicals archive ?
The construction of a new railway station with four railway junctions, point switch / gap closure of seven points, power supply 50 Hz for four railway transitions.
At some point switch to eighth notes to increase the speed at which you must make decisions.
The ATM backbone consists of an 8260 Nways Multiprotocol Switching Hub with Control Point Switch and Multiprotocol Switched Service (MSS) server modules in each of the center's four buildings.