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standard gauge

a railway track with a distance of 4 ft. 8½ in. (1.435 m) between the lines; used on most railways
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The replacement market is not a viable channel yet, since the standard gauges in new-model cars are virtually upgrade-free.
Mbarawa said, "The planned standard gauge line from Dar es Salaam-Tabora-Isaka-Mwanza and Kaliua to Mpanda, Isaka to Lusumo and Uvinza to Msongati, some 2,560-kilometres will be implemented by three contractors and will take two phases.
The standard gauge, also located in a central location next to a lawn and garden gauge, was to provide reference and comparison for the measurements of rainfall made by these nonstandard gauges.

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