present participle of interlock | (railways) An arrangement of signal apparatus that prevents conflicting movements through a set of tracks such as junctions or crossings.
How to use Interlocking in a Sentence?
Influence and the wires had possibly called half a dozen interlocking lines into service.
Higher and higher the jam towered, the interlocking logs piling in hopeless tangle.
The sky was deep blue as seen between the interlocking branches, wet and darkened, of the crowding trees.
The firs, waving now and interlocking their branches in that vague joy or trouble of the winter wind, were keeping off the powdery drift.
The destructive character of the dolphin amongst the various tribes of fish is not lessened when we examine its formidable jaws studded with an immense number of interlocking teeth.
And the mutual dependence and interlocking of these multiplied branches of industry bring the laborers themselves into more numerous, more close, and independent relations.
Characteristically also the rocks are composed of interlocking crystals or portions of crystals, which are not contained in a glassy base, as is the case with most rocks that have crystallized from fusion.
The tight interlocking of the body and spirit has been everywhere recognized, and the impossibility, in many illnesses, of healing one without treating the other.
Well detached, and so far back from the sidewalk that interlocking trees conceal its second-story windows, an alcove was frankly a bulge on its red-brick exterior.
On the hill-side the kids were engaging one another in mock battle, rearing up in feint, with the most dainty of gestures, or interlocking their infantile horns.
Short Example Sentence for Interlocking
Figure 275 has an interlocking jaw, and is provided with double speed gearing.
The result is, thus, interlocking histories, rather than a parallel history.