A end

\ ˈā-ˌend \

Definition of A end

: the end of a railway freight or passenger car opposite the end where the handbrake is located

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First Known Use of A end

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“A end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/A%20end. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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