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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A railroad car having accommodations for sleeping.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A railroad car with sleeping facilities for passengers travelling overnight.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.
  • a railway car or carrriage, arranged with apartments and berths for sleeping.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A railway-car fitted with berths in which beds may he made up for passengers to sleep in.

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

  • n. a passenger car that has berths for sleeping


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