trunk englannista suomeksi
matkatavarasäiliö, tavarasäiliö, matkatavaratila, tavaratila, takakontti
''Part of a body.''
The conspicuously extended, mobile, nose-like organ of an animal such as a sengi, a tapir or especially an elephant. The trunks of various kinds of animals might be adapted to probing and sniffing, as in the sengis, or be partly prehensile, as in the tapir, or be a versatile prehensile organ for manipulation, feeding, drinking and fighting as in the elephant.
A large suitcase, chest, or similar receptacle for carrying or storing personal possessions, usually with a hinged, often domed lid, and handles at each end, so that generally it takes two persons to carry a full trunk.
- There is an hour or two, after the passengers have embarked, which is disquieting and fussy. Mail bags, so I understand, are being put on board. Stewards, carrying cabin trunks, swarm in the corridors.
A box or chest usually covered with leather, metal, or cloth, or sometimes made of leather, hide, or metal, for holding or transporting clothes or other goods.
(RQ:Shakespeare King John)
''A channel for flow of some kind.''
A circuit between telephone switchboards or other switching equipment.
A chute or conduit, or a watertight shaft connecting two or more decks.
A long, large box, pipe, or conductor, made of plank or metal plates, for various uses, as for conveying air to a mine or to a furnace, water to a mill, grain to an elevator, etc.
A long tube through which pellets of clay, peas, etc., are driven by the force of the breath. A peashooter
- He shot Sugar Plums at them out of a Trunk.
The main line or body of anything.
A main line in a river, canal, railroad, or highway system.
A large pipe forming the piston rod of a engine, of sufficient diameter to allow one end of the connecting rod to be attached to the crank, and the other end to pass within the pipe directly to the piston, thus making the engine more compact.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)