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Gladstone bag

noun
1.
a small rectangular suitcase hinged to open into two compartments of equal size.
Also called Gladstone.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; after W.E. Gladstone
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Gladstone bag

noun
1.
a piece of hand luggage consisting of two equal-sized hinged compartments
Word Origin
C19: named after W. E. Gladstone
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