trailing-point switch

noun

Definition of trailing-point switch

: a switch so set that the points are directed away from a passing train distinguished from facing-point switch

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“Trailing-point switch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trailing-point%20switch. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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