Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: common carrier  'kó-mun 'ker-ee-ur [N. Amer], 'kó-mun 'ka-ree-u(r) [Brit]
  1. A person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages
    - carrier

Derived forms: common carriers

Type of: business, business concern, business organisation [Brit], business organization, concern

Encyclopedia: Common carrier