luggage carousel

luggage carousel
noun
a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers
Hypernyms: ↑conveyer belt, ↑conveyor belt, ↑conveyer, ↑conveyor, ↑transporter

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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