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railhead (n.)

"furthest point reached by a railroad," 1896, from rail (n.1) + head (n.).

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Definitions of railhead from WordNet

railhead (n.)
a railroad depot in a theater of operations where military supplies are unloaded for distribution;
railhead (n.)
the end of the completed track on an unfinished railway;
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