Definition of re-railing in English:

re-railing

noun

  • 1The action of placing a derailed train, carriage, etc., back upon the rails; an instance of this.

  • 2The action of supplying a line, track, etc., with new rails.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Lockwood's Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering. From re-rail + -ing.

Pronunciation

re-railing

/ˌriːˈreɪlɪŋ/