English version

sedan chair

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Bicycles, carts, horses
sedan chairseˌdan ˈchair noun [countable]  TTBa seat on two poles with a cover around it, used in the past to carry an important person
Examples from the Corpus
sedan chairOur Balinese guide pointed to the decorated litter, a kind of oversized sedan chair, parked on the pavement.The worshippers dragged Ace before the sedan chair, throwing her to the ground.Goat-mask turned expectantly to the sedan chair, and stretched out a hand.The sedan chair was set down in a space of its own, and the curtains drawn aside.
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