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sleeping car

n.
A railroad car having accommodations for sleeping.

sleeping car

n
(Railways) a railway car fitted with compartments containing bunks for people to sleep in

sleep′ing car`


n.
a railroad car fitted with berths or compartments for passengers to sleep in.
[1830–40, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sleeping car - a passenger car that has berths for sleepingsleeping car - a passenger car that has berths for sleeping
drawing room - a private compartment on a sleeping car with three bunks and a toilet
carriage, passenger car, coach - a railcar where passengers ride
roomette - a small private compartment for one on a sleeping car
Translations
spací vůz
sovevogn
makuuvaunu
spavaća kola
hálókocsi
svefnvagn
寝台車
침대차
sovvagn
ตู้นอน
toa giường nằm

sleeping car

n (Rail) → vagone m letto inv

sleeping car

عَرَبَةُ النَّوْمِ spací vůz sovevogn Schlafwagen κλινάμαξα coche cama makuuvaunu wagon-lit spavaća kola vagone letto 寝台車 침대차 slaapwagen sovevogn wagon sypialny carruagem-cama, vagão-leito спальный вагон sovvagn ตู้นอน kuşetli vagon toa giường nằm 火车卧铺车厢
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