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handcar

[′hand‚kär]
(mechanical engineering)
A small, four-wheeled, hand-pumped car used on railroad tracks to transport workers and equipment for construction or repair work; other cars for the same purpose are motor-operated.
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2 miles of track, 24 American locomotives, 212 Franco-Belgian locomotives, 5,000 dump cars, 273 handcars, 896 excavators and dozens of other items.
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The first person they encounter, however, a blind black man driving a railway handcar, warns them that they will find treasure out there, but not the treasure they're seeking.
It's come so no one asks why you ride the bicycle or pump the handcar along the rusty company spurs in the backwoods.
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