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A railroad employee in charge of a yard.
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1. (Professions) railways US a person in charge of a railway yard
2. (Railways) railways US a person in charge of a railway yard
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yard•mas•ter(ˈyɑrdˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər)
a person who superintends all or part of a railroad yard.
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|Noun||1.||yardmaster - a railroad employer who is in charge of a railway yard|
dispatcher - employee of a transportation company who controls the departures of vehicles according to weather conditions and in the interest of efficient service
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