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diner


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American;

originally a cheap roadside restaurant built to resemble a railway carriage; the first diners were converted from discarded horse-drawn trolleys in 1897, when they were replaced by electric trolleys.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Cookery, Food, and Drink.


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