smoking compartment


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smoking compartment

n
(Railways) railways a compartment of a train where smoking is permitted
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Noun1.smoking compartment - a passenger car for passengers who wish to smokesmoking compartment - a passenger car for passengers who wish to smoke
carriage, passenger car, coach - a railcar where passengers ride
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One of the best examples of this is when Eugene first enters the smoking compartment of the train on his way from North Carolina to Boston in Of Time and the River.
Do you realise this is a non smoking compartment," was the comment one of her fellow commuters made
Electrically operated, with driver's compartment located forward on the upper deck, this super-vehicle has unusually large passenger capacity and includes such features as sky-view, roll-back roof over smoking compartment on upper deck, and extensive use of lighter, stronger materials to insure the carrying of greater pay loads with greater speed, safety and economy.