from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A four-wheeled open carriage with the seat or seats attached to a flexible board running between the front and rear axles.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A simple, distinctively American four-wheeled horse-pulled wagon designed for personal transport as well as for transporting animal fodder and domestic goods, often with a spring-mounted seat for the driver.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A four-wheeled vehicle, having a long elastic board or frame resting on the bolsters or axletrees, and a seat or seats placed transversely upon it; -- called also buck wagon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A four-wheeled carriage in which a long elastic board or frame is used in place of body, springs, and gear.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an open horse-drawn carriage with four wheels; has a seat attached to a flexible board between the two axles
Obsolete buck, body of a wagon (from Middle English bouk, belly, from Old English būc) + board.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
buck + board (Wiktionary)