Means of Transportation

pung
a one-horse sleigh consisting of a box on runners
 
telpher
one of the conveyances (or cars) in a telpherage
 
palanquin
a closed litter carried on the shoulders of four bearers
 
horsebox
a conveyance (railroad car or trailer) for transporting racehorses
 
flat
freight car without permanent sides or roof
 
shuttle helicopter
a helicopter that shuttles back and forth
 
trackless trolley
a passenger bus with an electric motor that draws power from overhead wires
 
scrambler
a lightweight motorcycle equipped with rugged tires and suspension; an off-road motorcycle designed for riding cross country or over unpaved ground
 
Alpine lift
a surface lift where riders hold a bar and are pulled up the hill on their skis
 
jampan
a kind of sedan chair used in India
 
police boat
a boat used by harbor police
 
carrack
a large galleon sailed in the Mediterranean as a merchantman
 
minicab
a minicar used as a taxicab
 
yawl
a ship's small boat (usually rowed by 4 or 6 oars)
 
scout car
fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
 
cattle boat
a cargo ship for the transport of livestock
 
traction engine
steam-powered locomotive for drawing heavy loads along surfaces other than tracks
 
minesweeper
ship equipped to detect and then destroy or neutralize or remove marine mines
 
widebody aircraft
a commercial airliner with two aisles
 
air-to-air missile
a missile designed to be launched from one airplane at another
 
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