Cariole Car"i*ole, n. [F. carriole, dim. fr. L. carrus. See {Car}, and {Carryall}.] (a) A small, light, open one-horse carriage. (b) A covered cart. (c) A kind of calash. See {Carryall}. [1913 Webster]

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