oxcart


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oxcart

(ˈɒkskɑːt) or

ox-cart

n
a cart drawn by an ox or oxen

ox•cart

(ˈɒksˌkɑrt)

n.
an ox-drawn cart.
[1740–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oxcart - a cart that is drawn by an oxoxcart - a cart that is drawn by an ox  
cart - a heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal
Translations

oxcart

[ˈɒkskɑːt] Ncarro m de bueyes

oxcart

ox-cart [ˈɒkskɑːrt] nchar m à bœufs
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The illustrious company had now been two days in the inn; and as it seemed to them time to depart, they devised a plan so that, without giving Dorothea and Don Fernando the trouble of going back with Don Quixote to his village under pretence of restoring Queen Micomicona, the curate and the barber might carry him away with them as they proposed, and the curate be able to take his madness in hand at home; and in pursuance of their plan they arranged with the owner of an oxcart who happened to be passing that way to carry him after this fashion.
We coasted down a rocky hill on the back of an oxcart and entered a vascular network of wide roads.
The first official shipment of coffee exports from Costa Rica were registered in 1832 and all the coffee was transported from the Central Valley to the port in the traditional Carreta coffee oxcart.
In August, 2013, many of the details and history around Area 51 and U-2 planes were released in a recently declassified report by the CIA titled "The Central Intelligence Agency and Overhead Reconnaissance: The U-2 and OXCART Programs, 1954-1974.
His great-grandparents on his mother's side migrated to southwest Kansas from Decatur, Illinois, by oxcart where his grandfather, Chester Haskell Houser, was born in a dugout near the town of Santa Fe, which no longer exists.
In this latest work Graham tells the complete story of the SR-71--from its origins as the A-12 Oxcart program in the 1950s to its controversial retirement in the 1990s--and does so with a well-written narrative and an outstanding selection of photographs that help bring the program and its people to life.
The family planning service was gradually expanded from 2009 to 2011 to include outreach clinics in nine villages within the Velondriake LMMA, with Blue Ventures staff travelling by boat or oxcart to deliver services in these villages.
The report, "Central Intelligence Agency and Overhead Reconnaissance: The U-2 and Oxcart Programs, 1954-1974," was released in response to a Freedom of Information Act request by researchers at George Washington University's National Security Archive.
Instead, India should leapfrog straight from the oxcart age into state of the art public transportation.
The survivors came to Houston and traveled by oxcart to what is today Lee County.
Other top-secret aircraft were tested there later, including the supersonic reconnaissance A-12 aircraft, code-named OXCART, and the F-117 stealth ground-attack jet, said archive senior fellow Jeffrey Richelson, who asked for the CIA's U-2 history in 2005.
The 400-page report, titled "Central Intelligence Agency and Overhead reconnaissance: The U-2 and Oxcart Programs, 1954-1974," was released as a result of a Freedom of Information request dating to 2005 from the National Security Archives at George Washington University.