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addaword.gifdefinition of train crash

noun
(figurative) a disaster caused by incompetence
the ongoing train crash known as welfare reform
Submitted from United Kingdom on 22/01/2014 11:41:00
Definition of train crash from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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