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A piece of hand luggage traditionally having a hinged frame and opening into two compartments.
[After William Ewart Gladstone.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Clothing & Fashion) a piece of hand luggage consisting of two equal-sized hinged compartments
[C19: named after W. E. Gladstone]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a small rectangular suitcase hinged to open into two compartments of equal size.
[1880–85; after W.E. Gladstone]
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|Noun||1.||Gladstone bag - a large travelling bag made of stiff leather|
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