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  • siding siding  /ˈsaɪ dɪŋ/ ?  a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable…

    siding meaning(s) 

    1. (n) a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to pass
    2. (n) material applied to the outside of a building to make it weatherproof

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    siding usage(s)

    • Other binary burglars programmed Penn Central computers to divert 277 freight cars to an obscure Illinois railroad siding, where both cargo and cars were plundered.
  • sidle sidle  /ˈsaɪ dəl/ ?  move unobtrusively or furtively
  • sidle up sidle up  ingratiate oneself to; often with insincere behavior
  • sidney sidney  /ˈsɪd ni/ ?  English poet (1554-1586)
  • sidney caesar sidney caesar  United States comedian who pioneered comedy television shows (born 1922)
  • sidney james webb sidney james webb  English sociologist and economist and a central member of the Fabian…
  • sidney poitier sidney poitier  United States film actor and director (born in 1927)
  • sidney webb sidney webb  English sociologist and economist and a central member of the Fabian Society…
  • sidon sidon  /ˈsaɪ dən/ ?  the main city of ancient Phoenicia
  • sidonie-gabrielle claudine colette sidonie-gabrielle claudine colette  French writer of novels about women (1873-1954)
  • sidonie-gabrielle colette sidonie-gabrielle colette  French writer of novels about women (1873-1954)
  • sids sids  /ˈsɪdz/ ?  sudden and unexpected death of an apparently healthy infant during sleep
  • siege siege  /ˈsidʒ/ ?  the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates…
  • siege of orleans siege of orleans  a long siege of Orleans by the English was relieved by Joan of Arc…
  • siege of syracuse siege of syracuse  the Roman siege of Syracuse (214-212 BC) was eventually won by the…
  • siege of vicksburg siege of vicksburg  a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being…
  • siege of yorktown siege of yorktown  in 1781 the British under Cornwallis surrendered after a siege of…
  • siege perilous siege perilous  the legendary seat at King Arthur's Round Table reserved for the knight…
  • siegfried siegfried  /ˈsiɡf ˌrid/ ?  (German mythology) mythical German warrior hero of the Nibelungenlied…
  • siegfried line siegfried line  German fortifications facing the Maginot Line
  • siemens siemens  /ˈsi mənz/ ?  a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm
  • sienna sienna  /si ˈɛ nə/ ?  an earth color containing ferric oxides; used as a pigment
  • sierra sierra  /si ˈɛ rə/ ?  a range of mountains (usually with jagged peaks and irregular outline)
  • sierra leone sierra leone  a republic in West Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom…
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