baggage car


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Noun1.baggage car - a railway car where passengers' bags are carriedbaggage car - a railway car where passengers' bags are carried
railcar, railroad car, railway car, car - a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"
passenger train - a train that carries passengers
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baggage car

n (Am) → bagagliaio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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But his strength ebbed, his eyes glazed, and he knew nothing when the train was flagged and the two men threw him into the baggage car.
He had travelled too often with the Judge not to know the sensation of riding in a baggage car. He opened his eyes, and into them came the unbridled anger of a kidnapped king.
Our enormous burdens, instead of being carried on our shoulders as had been the custom of old, were all snugly deposited in the baggage car, and, as I was assured, would be delivered to their respective owners at the journey's end.
The return trip was made in the baggage car, and so Wolf came a second time to the mountain cottage.
The Conaway brothers, Art and John, discovered this week that express and baggage car men on the overcrowded trains of the nation have their space problems, too.
His James-Younger Gang took $3,000 from the safe in the baggage car of a Rock Island Railroad train after derailing it near Adair, Iowa, killing the engineer.
The court had heard that during the journey south Shearer was repeatedly seen going back and forth to the baggage car and had been smelling strongly of smoke just before the alarm was given.
Amtrak spokesman Jason Abrams said the Silver Meteor train No 98 was backing slowly into Savannah station at about 10pm local time on Wednesday - hours after the storm clobbered the south-east coast of the US - when two sleeper cars and a baggage car derailed.
Amtrak spokesman Jason Abrams said the train was backing slowly into Savannah station at about 10pm local time on Wednesday - hours after the storm hit the south-east coast of the US - when two sleeper cars and a baggage car derailed.
Amtrak said the locomotive and baggage car of train 506 on the Amtrak Cascades line, running between Vancouver, British Columbia, and Eugene, Oregon, left the tracks at Chambers Bay Bridge in Steilacoom, Washington, just south of Tacoma.
He took me through a passenger car or two, the baggage car, and then all the way to the locomotive, where I was allowed to ride for a while.