jinker

light horse-drawn passenger carriage

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • jinker — [ dʒɪŋkə] Austral./NZ noun a wheeled conveyance for moving heavy logs. verb convey in a jinker. Origin C19: var. of Scots janker, a long pole on wheels for carrying logs …   English new terms dictionary

  • jinker — /ˈdʒɪŋkə/ (say jingkuh) noun 1. Also, timber jinker. a wheeled conveyance for logs. 2. Also, junker. (formerly) a light, two wheeled, horse drawn conveyance for two or three passengers. 3. a trotting or pacing gig. {Scottish janker long pole on… …   Australian English dictionary

  • jinker — /jing keuhr/, n. Australian. 1. a sulky. 2. any of various carts or trailers used to transport logs and timber. [1870 75; var. of janker (Scots), of uncert. orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • jinker — noun a high wheeled truck designed to carry lumber suspended under the body of the vehicle …   Wiktionary

  • jinker — n. cart or trailer for transporting logs and timber; light passenger carriage pulled by a horse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jinker — jin·ker …   English syllables

  • jinker — ˈjiŋkə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: alteration of janker 1. Australia : a contrivance like a cart having either two or four wheels and used especially for log and timber carrying 2. Australia …   Useful english dictionary

  • jinker-fish — a cod left in a boat overnight (Newfoundland) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • timber jinker — /ˈtɪmbə dʒɪŋkə/ (say timbuh jingkuh) noun → jinker (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Robertson River (Queensland) — Robertson RiverVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt Lage Queensland (Australien) Flusssystem Gilbert Einasleigh RiverVorlage:Infobox Fluss/FLUSSSYSTEM falsch Abfluss über …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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