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The construction or operation of railroads.


(ˈreɪlˌroʊ dɪŋ)

1. the construction or operation of railroads.
2. travel by railroad.
[1850–55, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.railroading - the activity of designing and constructing and operating railroads
engineering, technology - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
maglev, magnetic levitation - high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction
References in classic literature ?
If Vahna'd put me wise to where it came from, I could say good-bye to railroading and hit the high places for Nebraska and Sarah.
It is hard to make railroading pleasant in any country.
In news-gathering, too, much more than in railroading, the day of the telephone has arrived.