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broad gauge

a railway track with a greater distance between the lines than the standard gauge of 56½ inches (about 1.44 metres) used now by most mainline railway systems
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Tenders are invited for Laying of 33kv under-ground cable crossing the broad-gauge raichur to gadwal railway (16/6 to 16/8) track and 33kv line gos s (2no s) for the new 33kv raichur to chandrabanda line feeding from 110/33/11kv apmc raichur s/s, to new 33/11kv chandrabanda s/s under total turnkey