club car

noun

Definition of club car 

: a railroad passenger car with facilities for serving refreshments and drinks

called also bar car, lounge car

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The Pennsylvania Railroad, because the sandwich's double-decker design emulated the passenger club cars? Mark Rozzo, Town & Country, "Celebrating The Club Sandwich," 22 Apr. 2014 Meals in the club car are included in the price of your ticket, as is access to the onboard lounge (Club Acela) and lounges at train stations. Bridget Hallinan, Condé Nast Traveler, "Train Deal: Two-For-One Roomettes on Amtrak," 21 June 2018 The collection contains ordinary pieces such as cabooses and flatcars along with unique pieces such as club cars, passenger coaches, a diner and a rare domed observation car. Kelly Kazek, AL.com, "Scenes from Calera: Picturesque wineries and train excursions," 31 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of club car

1886, in the meaning defined above

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