herdic

herdic

[hur-dik]
noun
a low-hung carriage with two or four wheels, having the entrance at the back and the seats at the sides.

Origin:
1880–85, Americanism; named after P. Herdic, 19th-century American, the inventor

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herdic (ˈhɜːdɪk)
 
n
(US) a small horse-drawn carriage with a rear entrance and side seats
 
[C19: named after P. Herdic, 19th-century American inventor]

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