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English definition of “couchette”

couchette

noun [C] uk   /kuːˈʃet/ us  
a bed in a train or on a boat that can either be folded away or used as an ordinary seat during the dayParts of ships and boatsBeds and parts of bedsTrains and parts of trains
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