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cattle car

noun
1.
Railroads. stock car (def 2).
2.
Slang. a railroad passenger car providing little comfort and few amenities.
Origin of cattle car
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism
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  • He entered the yards, where a train was being made up for the south, and there he saw a cattle-car with an open door.

    The Adventures of a Boy Reporter Harry Steele Morrison

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