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wagon train

noun, U.S. History.
a train of wagons and horses, as one carrying military supplies or transporting settlers in the westward migration.
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First recorded in 1800-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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wagon train

a supply train of horses and wagons, esp one going over rough terrain
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