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buckboard Explained

buckboard at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1600-1700; Origin: buck 'main structure of a carriage or cart' (17-19 centuries) (perhaps from bouk 'body, belly' (11-19 centuries), from Old English buc; BUCKET) + board]// a light vehicle with four wheels that is pulled by a horse, and was used in the US in the 19th century//

Buckboard at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Buckboard \Buck"board`\, n.
A four-wheeled vehicle, having a long elastic board or frame
resting on the bolsters or axletrees, and a seat or seats
placed transversely upon it; -- called also {buck wagon}.

buckboard at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : an open horse-drawn carriage with four wheels; has a seat
attached to a flexible board between the two axles

buckboard at English (WD) Of Explained:

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Inter: en-nou » n
  • A simple, distinctively American four-wheeled horse-pulled wagon designed for personal transport as well as for transporting animal fodder and domestic goods, often with a spring-mounted seat for the driver.

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