English version

guard's van

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Trains & railways
guard's vanˈguard’s van noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 British EnglishTTT the part of a train where the person in charge of it travels syn caboose American English
Examples from the Corpus
guard's vanI turned round and looked through into the guard's van.Three compartments next to the guard's van were kept for the use of fare paying passengers.
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