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Conestoga wagon

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noun Con·es·to·ga wagon \ˌkä-nə-ˈstō-gə-\

Definition of Conestoga wagon

  1. :  a broad-wheeled covered wagon drawn usually by six horses and used especially for transporting freight across the prairies —called also Conestoga



Origin of conestoga wagon

Conestoga, Pennsylvania


First Known Use: 1717


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