nonsmoking car

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Noun1.nonsmoking car - a passenger car for passengers who want to avoid tobacco smoke
carriage, passenger car, coach - a railcar where passengers ride
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Look for the illuminated "no smoking" sign, or ask the conductor to direct you to a nonsmoking car. Smoking is prohibited in dining and lounge cars; pipes and cigars are permitted only in private sleeping rooms.
Railway companies have responded to the law by setting up partitions and smoking areas or reinforcing the extraction mechanisms in smoking carriages, but have realized that some smoke still gets through into nonsmoking cars because of passenger movements.
In the course of discussing the introduction of nonsmoking cars, some officials of JR Kyushu said two hours would be a guideline for limited express coaches subject to the ban.