sleeping car

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Origin of sleeping car

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for sleeping car

roomette, sleeper, wagon-lit

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British Dictionary definitions for sleeping car

sleeping car

  1. a railway car fitted with compartments containing bunks for people to sleep in
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