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power car

[′pau̇·ər ‚kär]
(aerospace engineering)
A suspended structure on an airship that houses an engine.
(mechanical engineering)
A railroad car with equipment for furnishing heat and electric power to a train.
A railroad car with controls, which can be operated by itself or as part of a train.
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KVA, 750V DA (Diesel Alternator) set fitted in Power Cars of Rajdhani Duronto/EOG type Express trains in Sealdah/Kolkata for three (03) years (each power car consist 02 Nos.
THE Volvo XC90 has been named the Car Dealer Power Car of the Year 2016, as voted for by dealers across the UK.
The broken-lines in Figure 3 indicate that the power car concerned was, for some considerable time, out of service in the repair/maintenance depot, often as a result of a severe failure or failures.
LHB Power Car to LHB luggage cum Guard Van with underslung Diesel alternator set.
B) has received an order from the Ports and Railways Authority-Israel Railways (Tel Aviv) to deliver three 4-car double-deck trains, each consisting of one power car and three trailer cars.
The all-electric, low-floor tram includes a passenger power car and two passenger trailers, and is capable of moving up to 100 people quickly, quietly, and efficiently in air-conditioned comfort.
The design for the Bombardier/FRA prototype locomotive is derived from the 150-mph electric Northeast Corridor power car.