goods yard

noun

British
: a yard where goods wagons are received, classified, and dispatched in trains

Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of goods yard was in 1839

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“Goods yard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goods%20yard. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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