refrigerator car

noun

Definition of refrigerator car

: a freight car constructed and used primarily as a refrigerator in transporting fresh meats, fruits, vegetables and usually also adaptable by the installation of heating units for transporting commodities that must be protected from cold

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“Refrigerator car.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/refrigerator%20car. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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