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baby carriage

noun
1.
a conveyance similar to an infant's crib set on four wheels and meant to be pushed.
Also called baby buggy, carriage.
Origin of baby carriage
1865-1870
1865-70
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Examples from the Web for baby buggy
Historical Examples
  • Do you think she is in a baby buggy like your little sister's?

  • You knew when Milly Glaenzer changed the baby buggy for a go-cart.

    Fanny Herself Edna Ferber
  • There was a nervous twitch of the hand that adjusted the robes about the crippled child she was wheeling in a baby buggy.

    School Credit for Home Work Lewis Raymond Alderman
British Dictionary definitions for baby buggy

Baby Buggy

noun
1.
trademark (Brit) a kind of child's light pushchair
2.
(US & Canadian, informal) a small pram

baby carriage

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) Also baby buggy. a cot-like four-wheeled carriage for a baby British term pram
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