tie scoring machine

noun

Definition of tie scoring machine

: a portable power-operated machine provided with two circular saws designed to saw the face of railroad track ties to uniform width and depth as a guide for hand adz work to provide a proper bearing for rail or tie plates in relay track work

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“Tie scoring machine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tie%20scoring%20machine. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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