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estate car

n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit a car with a comparatively long body containing a large carrying space, reached through a rear door: usually the back seats can be folded forward to increase the carrying space. Also called (esp US, Canadian, Austral, and NZ): station wagon

estate car

station wagon
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.estate car - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seatestate car - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
shooting brake - another name for a station wagon
tailboard, tailgate - a gate at the rear of a vehicle; can be lowered for loading

estate car

noun station wagon (U.S.), shooting brake the luggage space of hatchbacks and estate cars
Translations
kombi
stationcar
farmariauto
karavan
エステートカー
스테이션 왜건
herrgårdsvagn
รถเก๋งที่บรรทุกทั้งคนและสินค้า
ô tô rộng năm cửa

estate car

n (Brit) → auto modello familiare, station wagon f inv

estate car

سَتِيشُن واجُون kombi stationcar Kombiwagen στέισον βάγκον carro familiar, coche familiar farmariauto break karavan vettura familiare エステートカー 스테이션 왜건 stationcar stasjonsvogn samochód kombi carrinha, carro de passeio автомобиль с кузовом «универсал» herrgårdsvagn รถเก๋งที่บรรทุกทั้งคนและสินค้า vagon ô tô rộng năm cửa 旅行车
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