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stagecoach

[steyj-kohch] /ˈsteɪdʒˌkoʊtʃ/
noun
1.
a horse-drawn coach that formerly traveled regularly over a fixed route with passengers, parcels, etc.
Origin of stagecoach
1630-1640
1630-40; stage + coach
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stagecoach

/ˈsteɪdʒˌkəʊtʃ/
noun
1.
a large four-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle formerly used to carry passengers, mail, etc, on a regular route between towns and cities
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Word Origin and History for stagecoach
n.

also stage-coach, 1650s, from stage (n.) in a sense of "division of a journey without stopping for rest" (c.1600) + coach (n.).

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