diesel locomotive

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Noun1.diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel enginediesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
diesel engine, diesel motor, diesel - an internal-combustion engine that burns heavy oil
diesel-electric, diesel-electric locomotive - a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine
diesel-hydraulic, diesel-hydraulic locomotive - a locomotive driven by a hydraulic transmission system powered by a diesel engine
locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive, engine - a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks
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Hapeman of General Electric says GE calculations relating to their project of a coal-fired diesel locomotive indicate that interest in alternate fuels might return and the coal-fired diesel be profitable to both manufacturer and purchaser when diesel oil hits 85 cents a gallon.
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Over the period the company produced 50 sections of diesel locomotive 2TE-116 for Russia and Mongolia (vs.
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In a landmark achievement for Indian Railways, a complete high horsepower locomotive design has been completed by Research Designs and Standards Organization (RDSO) and Diesel Locomotive Works, (DLW) of Indian Railways with the support of EMD.
ON Thursday, September 11, Culture Club members are invited to Locomotion to spend 10 minutes learning to drive a diesel locomotive, for just pounds 10.
Pathfinder Tours, operating the train for the Daily Post, summoned a diesel locomotive to haul the train to York.
The fire was in the engine compartment of a diesel locomotive preparing to haul the 9.12pm Virgin Cross-Country service from Birmingham to Paddington via Coventry and Leamington.
1350 HP AC/DC main line diesel locomotives with a maximum speed of 100 KM PH have been customised for the Myanma Railways, built by Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi.
The company produced 38 sections of diesel locomotive 2TE-116U for Russia and Mongolia and 4 sections of electric locomotive 2EL5 for Ukrzaliznytsia, local railway monopoly.

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