demir yolu

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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish دمیر یولی(demir yolu), equivalent to demir (iron) +‎ yol (road), a calque of French chemin de fer, whence also the borrowing şimendifer.

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  • IPA(key): [dɛmíɾ jɔɫu]
  • Hyphenation: de‧mir‧yo‧lu

NounEdit

demir yolu (definite accusative demir yolunu, plural demir yolları)

  1. (transport) railway

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