forecarriage

noun

Definition of forecarriage

  1. 1 :  the forward part of the running gear of a four-wheeled vehicle when arranged so as to permit the two front wheels to turn independently of the rear wheels

  2. 2 :  a small usually 2-wheeled carriage attached under the front end of the beam of a heavy-duty walking plow

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Origin and Etymology of forecarriage

fore- + carriage


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