Hand-car



[hand-kahr] /ˈhændˌkɑr/

noun
1.
a small railroad or platform on four wheels propelled by a mechanism worked by , used on some railroads for inspecting tracks and transporting workers.
n.

1846 in railroading sense, from hand (n.) + car.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Handcarry

    [hand-kar-ee] /ˈhændˈkær i/ verb (used with object), hand-carried, hand-carrying. 1. to carry or deliver by hand, as for security reasons: The ambassador hand-carried a message from the president.

  • Hand-carry

    [hand-kar-ee] /ˈhændˈkær i/ verb (used with object), hand-carried, hand-carrying. 1. to carry or deliver by hand, as for security reasons: The ambassador hand-carried a message from the president.



  • Handclap

    [hand-klap] /ˈhændˌklæp/ noun 1. a of the .

  • Handcart

    [hand-kahrt] /ˈhændˌkɑrt/ noun 1. a small drawn or pushed by . /ˈhændˌkɑːt/ noun 1. a simple cart, usually with one or two wheels, pushed or drawn by hand



Disclaimer: Hand-car definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.