Saratoga trunk
noun Etymology: Saratoga Springs, New York Date: 1858 a large traveling trunk usually with a rounded top

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  • Saratoga Trunk — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Spiel mit dem Schicksal Originaltitel: Saratoga Trunk Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1945 Länge: 115 Minuten Originalsprache: Englis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Saratoga trunk — Sar′ato′ga trunk′ n. a large traveling trunk with a curved top • Etymology: 1855–60, amer.; after Saratoga Springs …   From formal English to slang

  • saratoga trunk — noun Usage: usually capitalized S : a large traveling trunk usually with a rounded top * * * a type of large traveling trunk used mainly by women during the 19th century. [1855 60, Amer.; named after SARATOGA SPRINGS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saratoga trunk — a type of large traveling trunk used mainly by women during the 19th century. [1855 60, Amer.; named after SARATOGA SPRINGS] * * * …   Universalium

  • saratoga trunk — large suitcase …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Saratoga Trunk (book) — Infobox Book name = Saratoga Trunk image caption = author = Edna Ferber illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English subject = genre = Novel publisher = Doubleday Company release date = 1941 media type = Print… …   Wikipedia

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  • Saratoga — chip (potato chip); Saratoga trunk (oldfashioned round top trunk); Saratoga water (often laxative); Saratoga vichy (imbibed in mixed drinks or as a health potion); formerly Schuylerville, New York …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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