For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...

4-4-4-4

4-4-4-4 is a tautonym (it is composed of two identical parts). View more tautonyms!

Definition of the noun 4-4-4-4

What does 4-4-4-4 mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. Under the Whyte notation system, a duplex steam locomotive that has four leading wheels in a leading truck, two sets of four driving wheels, and a four-wheel trailing truck.

Explanation

4-4-4-4: A 4-4-4-4 steam locomotive, in the Whyte notation for describing locomotive wheel arrangements, has a four-wheel leading truck, two sets of four driving wheels, and a four-wheel trailing truck.

Share this page


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary