baby carriage


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baby carriage

n.
A four-wheeled carriage, often having a retractable hood, that is pushed while walking to transport an infant or young child.

baby carriage

n
Also: baby buggy US and Canadian a cot-like four-wheeled carriage for a baby. British term: pram

ba′by car`riage


n.
a conveyance for a baby resembling a basket set on four wheels, often with a hood, designed to be pushed by a person walking. Also called ba′by bug`gy.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baby carriage - a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed aroundbaby carriage - a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
bassinet - a perambulator that resembles a bassinet
wheeled vehicle - a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people; "the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC"
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