: a worker employed to walk over and inspect a section of railroad tracks
Examples of trackwalker in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebInstead, trackwalkers and other Inspection Department employees, who are predominantly African-American, were targeted for discipline as scapegoats for issues that resulted from the willful neglect of senior WMATA officials.
Martine Powers, Washington Post, 2 May 2017
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