from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Accommodations, as on a ship or train, that are of the third and usually lowest order of luxury and price.

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  • noun US a reduced-rate mail service for printed matter
  • noun UK formerly the cheapest accomodation on a train

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

  • noun inexpensive accommodations on a ship or train
  • noun mail consisting of printed matter qualifying for reduced postal rates


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