from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of carousel.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a ride in a carnival or circus, or park, that usually has seats fashioned like horses or other animals
  • n. a means of retrieving luggage at an airport or other travel area

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See carousal, 1.
  • n. A merry-go-round (which see). Also written carousal, carousel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement
  • n. a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers


From French carrousel. (Wiktionary)



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