Definition of 'diesel train'
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The cost of running diesel trains has also risen sharply because of global increases in the price of oil.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Many of those on which diesel trains still run need work on only short sections of track to become fully electrified.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But delays to the electrification programme may mean some areas have to live with diesel trains for much longer than expected.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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