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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See watering-cart.


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  • Too much moisture from a sprinkling-cart, I guess.

    The Motor Girls

  • Out in the drowsy thoroughfare a sprinkling-cart jarred heavily past, spurting ineffectually at the yellow dust which rose perversely under its baptism and surged beneath the awnings of the shops.

    The Henchman

  • By God! or I'll make you leak till folks'll think your father was a water hydrant and your mother a sprinkling-cart.

    Chapter IV

  • General's arm and be piloted safely between the hay-wagons and the sprinkling-cart to the other side of the street.

    Roads of Destiny


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