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shooting brake

n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit a former name for estate car
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Noun1.shooting brake - another name for a station wagonshooting brake - another name for a station wagon  
beach waggon, beach wagon, estate car, station waggon, station wagon, waggon, wagon - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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But when I exchanged this for a red shooting-brake a definite love affair was set in motion.
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The shooting-brake embraces all the important features required of a family, people/load carrier yet manages to project a handsome - some have even said elegant - profile.