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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Derail  \De*rail"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Derailed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Derailing}.] 
  To  cause  to  run  off  from  the  rails  of  a  railroad,  as  a 
  locomotive.  --Lardner. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  derail 
  v  1:  cause  to  run  off  the  tracks;  of  trains 
  2:  of  trains  [syn:  {jump},  {run  off  the  rails}] 




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