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gant•let



Pronunciation: (gant'lit, gônt'-), [key]
n.
1. Railroads.a track construction used in narrow places, in which two parallel tracks converge so that their inner rails cross, run parallel, and diverge again, thus allowing a train to remain on its own track at all times.
2. gauntlet2 (defs. 1, 2, 4).

v.t.
Railroads.to form or lay down as a gantlet: to gantlet tracks. Also,gauntlet (for defs. 1, 3).

gant•let



Pronunciation: (gant'lit, gônt'-), [key]
n.
gauntlet1.

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