buckwagon

noun buck·wagon \ˈbək + ˌ-\

Definition of buckwagon

  1. :  a large strong wagon with the frame projecting over the wheels that is used in southern Africa for hauling loads

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Origin and Etymology of buckwagon

partial modification, partial translation of Afrikaans bokwa, from bok beam of a wagon, stand, tripod, male goat (from Middle Dutch boc male goat) + wa wagon; akin to Old High German boc male goat — more at buck


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