railroad tie in English

cement or wooden beam that is used as a base for railroad tracks

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1. The Washington Monument would stick out of it like a spike in a railroad tie.

2. There had to be a significant amount of water in this area, water high enough to lift that railroad tie sized piece of timber and float is perhaps several miles.