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cabriolet


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cabriolet  \Cab`ri*o*let"\,  n.[F.,  dim.  of  cabriole  a  leap, 
  caper,  from  It  capriola,  fr  dim.  of  L.  caper  he-goat,  capra 
  she-goat.  This  carriage  is  so  called  from  its  skipping 
  lightness.  Cf  {Cab},  {Caper}  a  leap.] 
  A  one-horse  carriage  with  two  seats  and  a  calash  top 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cabriolet 
  n  :  small  two-wheeled  horse-drawn;  with  two  seats  and  a  folding 
  hood  [syn:  {cab}] 




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