carload rate

noun

Definition of carload rate

: a rate for large shipments lower than that quoted for less-than-carload lots of the same class

First Known Use of carload rate

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Carload rate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carload%20rate. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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