saloon car
noun see saloon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • saloon car — n. (British usage) sedan car; dining or sleeping car of a train, pullman (also saloon carriage) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • saloon car — Brit. 1. Also, saloon carriage. a railway sleeping, dining, or parlor car similar to a U.S. Pullman. 2. sedan (def. 1). [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • saloon car — Brit. 1. Also, saloon carriage. a railway sleeping, dining, or parlor car similar to a U.S. Pullman. 2. sedan (def. 1). [1885 90] …   Useful english dictionary

  • saloon car — /səˈlun ka/ (say suh loohn kah) noun 1. → sedan (def. 1). 2. → buffet car …   Australian English dictionary

  • Welsh Sports and Saloon Car Championship — The Welsh Sports and Saloon Car Championship is organised by the Welsh group of the BARC and the Welsh Race Drivers’ Association, the main venue of the championship being Pembrey. 2008 sees the championship travelling to Wales’s other race… …   Wikipedia

  • Spectrum Saloon Car (SSC) — The Spectrum Saloon Car (SSC), or Spectrum Patrol Car (SPC), is a fictional vehicle from Gerry Anderson s Science fiction television series Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (1967). Appearance in Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons Accessible only… …   Wikipedia

  • 2006 Australian Saloon Car Championship — The 2006 Australian Saloon Car Championship was open to drivers of Saloon Cars complying with CAMS Group 3K regulations.The title was contested over a seven round series with three races per round. *Round 1, Wakefield Park Raceway, New South… …   Wikipedia

  • saloon — ► NOUN 1) a public room or building used for a specified purpose. 2) Brit. another term for LOUNGE BAR(Cf. ↑lounge bar). 3) a large public room for use as a lounge on a ship. 4) N. Amer. historical or humorous a place where alcoholic drinks may… …   English terms dictionary

  • saloon — n. 1 a a large room or hall, esp. in a hotel or public building. b a public room or gallery for a specified purpose (billiard saloon; shooting saloon). 2 (in full saloon car) a motor car with a closed body and no partition behind the driver. 3 a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • saloon — [[t]səlu͟ːn[/t]] saloons 1) N COUNT A saloon or a saloon car is a car with seats for four or more people, a fixed roof, and a boot that is separated from the rear seats. [BRIT] (in AM, use sedan) 2) N COUNT A saloon is a place where alcoholic… …   English dictionary

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