estate car
noun Date: 1948 British station wagon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • estate car — n. Brit. STATION WAGON …   English World dictionary

  • estate car — noun a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat • Syn: ↑beach wagon, ↑station wagon, ↑wagon, ↑beach waggon, ↑station waggon, ↑waggon • Hypernyms: ↑car, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • estate car — UK noun [countable] Word forms estate car : singular estate car plural estate cars British an estate 3) …   English dictionary

  • estate car — es tate car also estate n BrE a car with a door at the back, folding back seats, and a lot of space at the back American Equivalent: station wagon …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • estate car — noun Brit. a car incorporating a large carrying area behind the seats, accessed by a door at the rear …   English new terms dictionary

  • estate car — noun (C) BrE a car with a door at the back, folding back seats, and a lot of room for boxes, cases etc; station wagon AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • estate car — Brit. See station wagon. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • estate car — noun station wagon …   Wiktionary

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