from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A fully enclosed railroad car, typically having sliding side doors, used to transport freight.
  • noun A throw of two dice that turns up six spots on each.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An inclosed and covered freight-car.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun US An enclosed railroad freight car, especially one with a sliding door (traditionally used by hobos).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a freight car with roof and sliding doors in the sides


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