from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A railroad passenger car equipped with lounge chairs, tables, a buffet or bar, and other comforts. Also called lounge car.
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- n. railroad car having a bar and tables and lounge chairs
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I can still see the faces of the people in that magnificent club car when a woman in riding-clothes, stained and torn, wearing an old sweater and a man's hat, and carrying a camera, a fishing-rod, and a cutthroat trout weighing three and a half pounds, invaded their bored and elegant privacy.
Over the flat country, with inquiring prairie dogs sitting up to inspect us, the train of heavy Pullman diners and club car moved steadily toward the purple drop-curtain of the mountains.