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trailing arbutus a creeping evergreen bearing pink or white flower clusters that is related to heath and grows in eastern North America.
trailing edge the back edge of an airfoil or propeller blade.
trailless combined form of trail.
train a connected series of railroad cars. [12 definitions]
trainable combined form of train.
trainee one who is being trained; apprentice.
trainer a person who trains athletes or horses for competition. [2 definitions]
training the act or process of providing discipline or instruction to a person or animal that is being trained. [2 definitions]
training school a school that gives specialized vocational, professional, or artistic training. [2 definitions]
training table a table or dining hall where athletes eat specially prepared meals.
trainman one of the operating crew on a train, esp. an assistant to the conductor such as the brakeman or flagman.
train station a place where train tickets are sold and where passengers and goods are let on or off trains.
traipse (informal) to wander or tramp about with no definite goal or without reaching one.
trait a distinguishing feature or characteristic, as of one's appearance, ability, personality, or nature.
traitor one who betrays others, a cause, his or her country, or the like, esp. one who commits treason.
traitorous having the character or quality of a traitor; treacherous. [2 definitions]
trajectory the actual or expected path of a moving object, esp. the curve followed by a projectile, missile, or spacecraft in flight. [2 definitions]
tram1 a small railway, as for hauling loads in a mine, or a car used on such a railway. [4 definitions]
tram2 a device for gauging and aligning or adjusting parts of a machine; trammel. [2 definitions]
tram3 heavy thread that is slightly or loosely twisted and is used for the cross threads in weaving fine silk and velvet.
trammel (usu. pl.) a restraint or impediment to free movement. [6 definitions]