bogie

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noun bo·gie \ˈbō-gē\
variants: or less commonly

bogey

Definition of bogie

plural

bogies

also

bogeys

  1. 1 :  a low strongly built cart

  2. 2a chiefly British :  a swiveling railway truckb :  the driving-wheel assembly consisting of the rear four wheels of a 6-wheel automotive truck

  3. 3 :  a small supporting or aligning wheel (as on the inside perimeter of a tank tread)

Origin and Etymology of bogie

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1835

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