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station wagon

n.
An automobile having an extended interior with a third seat or luggage platform and a door or tailgate at the back.

[Originally a covered wagon used to convey passengers from a train station to their hotel.]

station wagon

n
(Automotive Engineering) US and Canadian and Austral and NZ and South African 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. British term: estate car

sta′tion wag`on


n.
an automobile with one or more rows of folding or removable seats and an area behind these seats into which suitcases, parcels, etc., can be loaded through a tailgate.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.station wagon - a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seatstation wagon - 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
Translations
kombi
stationcar
farmariauto
karavan
エステートカー
스테이션 왜건
herrgårdsvagn
รถเก๋งที่บรรทุกทั้งคนและสินค้า
ô tô rộng năm cửa

station wagon

n (Am) (Aut) → station-wagon f, familiare f

station wagon

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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