Tra`vois" (?), n. [Cf. Travail.]
A primitive vehicle, common among the North American Indians, usually two trailing poles serving as shafts and bearing a platform or net for a load.
On the plains they will have horses dragging travoises; dogs with travoises, women and children loaded with impediments.
A logging sled. [Northern U. S. & Canada]
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