Meaning of “boxcar” in the English Dictionary

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"boxcar" in American English

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boxcarnoun [ C ]

us /ˈbɑksˌkɑr/

a railroad car with sliding doors and a roof, which is used to carry freight

(Definition of “boxcar” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"boxcar" in Business English

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boxcarnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɒkskɑːr/ us TRANSPORT

US a covered railway car with sliding doors on its sides, used for transporting goods:

Eight truckloads of merchandise a day are bound for the rail yard to be loaded onto boxcars.

(Definition of “boxcar” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)