carlot

noun (1)
plural -s

Definition of carlot 

(Entry 1 of 2)

obsolete

: churl, boor

carlot

noun (2)
plural -s

Definition of carlot (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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History and Etymology for carlot

Noun (1)

diminutive of carl entry 1

Noun (2)

car entry 1 + lot

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