flatcar

noun flat·car \ ˈflat-ˌkär \

Definition of flatcar

:a railroad freight car without permanent raised sides, ends, or covering

First Known Use of flatcar

1861


FLATCAR Defined for English Language Learners

flatcar

noun

Definition of flatcar for English Language Learners

  • : a railroad car without sides or a roof that is used for carrying goods


FLATCAR Defined for Kids

flatcar

noun flat·car \ -ˌkär \

Definition of flatcar for Students

:a railroad car without sides or a roof that is used to carry freight


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