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Railroad switch
This article primarily uses North American terminology. British and Commonwealth terms are given in parentheses.
A railroad switch, turnout or [set of] points is a mechanical installation enabling railway trains to be guided from one track to another, such as at a railway junction or where a spur or siding branches off.

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