facing-point switch

noun

Definition of facing-point switch

: a railroad switch so set that a train faces the points as it passes them distinguished from trailing-point switch

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“Facing-point switch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/facing-point%20switch. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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