Definition of Interlocking 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 Sentence?
- 1. Influence and the wires had possibly called half a dozen interlocking lines into service. 🔊
- 2. Higher and higher the jam towered, the interlocking logs piling in hopeless tangle. 🔊
- 3. The sky was deep blue as seen between the interlocking branches, wet and darkened, of the crowding trees. 🔊
- 4. The firs, waving now and interlocking their branches in that vague joy or trouble of the winter wind, were keeping off the powdery drift. 🔊
- 5. 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. 🔊
- 6. And the mutual dependence and interlocking of these multiplied branches of industry bring the laborers themselves into more numerous, more close, and independent relations. 🔊
- 7. 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. 🔊
- 8. 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. 🔊
- 9. 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. 🔊
- 10. 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. 🔊