carlot

1 of 2

noun (1)

plural -s
obsolete
: churl, boor

carlot

2 of 2

noun (2)

plural -s
: a shipment of freight of the minimum amount required to secure the carload rate

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

diminutive of carl entry 1

Noun (2)

car entry 1 + lot

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“Carlot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carlot. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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