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Topic: BICYCLES, CARTS, HORSES

Date: 1800-1900
Language: Japanese
Origin: jinrikisha, from jin 'man' + riki 'strength' + sha 'vehicle'

rickshaw

noun
     
rick‧shaw [countable]
TTB a small vehicle used in South East Asia for carrying one or two passengers. It is pulled by someone walking or riding a bicycle.
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