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buggy

1. a light horse-drawn carriage having either four wheels (esp in the US and Canada) or two wheels (esp in Britain and India)
2. a small motorized vehicle designed for a particular purpose
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

buggy

[′bəg·ē]
(engineering)
(mining engineering)
A four-wheeled steel car used for hauling coal to and from chutes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

buggy, concrete cart

A two-wheeled or four-wheeled cart, often motor-driven, usually rubber-tired, for transporting small quantities of concrete from hoppers or mixers to forms.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

buggy

Software that contains flaws. Many in the software industry swear that bugs are inevitable, and perhaps they are right. As long as we work in the competitive, pressure-cooker environment of our high-tech world, products will more often than not be developed too hastily and released too early. See bug and bugrade.
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He added that a decorated buggy is usually rented for Rs6,000 per three hours and that the trend for using buggies was increasing in the inner city areas especially.
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"Stories of Yesteryear: Horse and Buggy Days" is a compilation of his engaging short story reminiscences of a now bygone era in the New England farming community of Fullertown.
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