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English: This category is about Track ballast which forms the trackbed upon which railway sleepers (UK) or railroad ties (U.S.) are laid.
  • The ballast is uniform sized gravel, packed below, between, and beyond the ties.
Deutsch: Oberbau (Eisenbahn).
Español: Balasto.
Nederlands: Ballastbed
Русский: Балласт (путевое хозяйство).
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track ballast 
trackbed upon which railroad ties are laid
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*The term 'ballast' has several other different meanings, see (english wikipedia): Ballast disambiguation.


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