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train spotter

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Trains & railways, Outdoor
train spotterˈtrain ˌspotter noun [countable] British English  1 TTTDLOsomeone who collects the numbers of railway engines for fun2 BORINGsomeone who you think is boring and only interested in unimportant detailstrainspotting noun [uncountable]
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train spotterHere is the story of one of them, Derek, the most unsuccessful train spotter in the world.
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