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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers;
[syn: carousel, carrousel, luggage carousel, luggage carrousel]

2. a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement;
[syn: carousel, carrousel, merry-go-round, roundabout, whirligig]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Merry-go-round \Mer"ry-go`-round"\, n. Any revolving contrivance for affording amusement; esp., a group of seats in the shape of hobbyhorses or other fanciful animals, arranged in a circle on a platform that is rotated by a mechanical drive, often to the accompaniment of music; the seats often move up and down in synchrony with the rotation; -- called also carousel. It is employed primarily for the amusement of children, and is typically found at an amusement park. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

carousel \carousel\ (k[a^]r`[-o]*s[e^]l"), n. 1. a continuous belt oriented horizontally or near-horizontally around a central structure, driven in a circular motion by some mechanism, which carries luggage delivered from the luggage hold of an airplane to air travelers; -- used at airports. Syn: luggage carousel. [WordNet 1.5] 2. same as merry-go-round. Syn: merry-go-round, roundabout, whirligig. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

carousel n 1: a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers [syn: carousel, carrousel, luggage carousel, luggage carrousel] 2: a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement [syn: carousel, carrousel, merry-go-round, roundabout, whirligig]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "carousel": Ferris wheel, Highland games, Olympiad, Olympic games, chute-the-chutes, chutes, disk, field day, flying horses, games, gymkhana, meet, merry-go-round, rally, regatta, roller, roller coaster, rolling stone, rotator, rotor, roundabout, rundle, seesaw, swing, teeter-totter, the Olympics, top, tournament, tourney, track meet, wheel, whip, whirlabout, whirler, whirligig