general service car

noun

: a railroad car suitable for carrying a variety of classes of freight
especially : a gondola car having practically the entire bottom composed of drop doors hinged at the center to dump outside of the rails

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“General service car.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/general%20service%20car. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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