diesel-hydraulic locomotive

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Noun1.diesel-hydraulic locomotive - a locomotive driven by a hydraulic transmission system powered by a diesel engine
diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
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In addition it manufactures diesel-hydraulic locomotives, track motor cars and railway vehicle parts.
DALLAS -- The Western Locomotive Association (WLA), which has its home at the Bridgenorth headquarters of the Severn Valley Railway in England, is finding a Megger MIT420 insulation and continuity tester to be the ideal tool for checking the condition of the electrical equipment in its two Class 52 diesel-hydraulic locomotives - D1013 Western Ranger and D1062 Western Courier.