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noun     carriage pronunciation in British English
/ˈkærɪdʒ/
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singularcarriage
pluralcarriages
  1. 1
    [countable] a vehicle with wheels that is pulled by horses, especially one used in the past before cars were invented
  2. 2
    [countable] British one of the vehicles that are joined together to make a train. The American word is car.
  3. 5
    [countable] a moving part of a machine that supports another part

    a typewriter carriage

  4. 6
    [singular/uncountable] formal the way someone moves their body when they are walking
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