dougherty wagon

noun, often capitalized D
dough·​er·​ty wagon | \ ˈdȯ|ərtē-, ˈdä|, ˈdō|, ˈdäg|, ˈdȯg|; ÷ˈdȯrətē-, ÷ˈdärətē- \

Definition of dougherty wagon

: a four-wheeled covered wagon with side doors, two or three transverse seats for passengers, and canvas side curtains

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History and Etymology for dougherty wagon

probably from the name Dougherty

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“Dougherty wagon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dougherty%20wagon. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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