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skeleton car

noun, Railroads.
1.
a freight car essentially consisting of a central longitudinal girder fastened to the trucks, sometimes supplemented by one or more pairs of cross cantilevers: used for carrying logs or containers.
Origin of skeleton car
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40
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