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carryall1

[kar-ee-awl] /ˈkær iˌɔl/
noun
1.
a large bag, basket, etc., especially a large, lightweight piece of luggage with soft sides.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; noun use of verb phrase carry all

carryall2

[kar-ee-awl] /ˈkær iˌɔl/
noun
1.
a four-wheeled covered carriage having seats for four persons, usually drawn by one horse.
2.
a passenger automobile or bus having two facing benches running the length of the body.
Origin
1705-15, Americanism; alteration of cariole by folk etymology
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  • carryall type vehicles, again modified for transport of a patient, were the second vehicles used as ambulances.
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British Dictionary definitions for carryall

carryall1

/ˈkærɪˌɔːl/
noun
1.
a light four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage usually designed to carry four passengers

carryall2

/ˈkærɪˌɔːl/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a large strong bag with handles Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) holdall
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