/ kəlæʃ /
caleche · caleche · calash top
ETYM French calčche; of Slavonic origin; cf. Bohem. kolesa, Russ. koliaska calash, koleso, kolo, wheel.
1. A woman's large folded hooped hood; worn in the 18th century; SYN. caleche.
2. The folding top of a horse-drawn carriage; SYN. caleche, calash top.
Light low-wheeled carriage with folding top.
Kind of four-seater carriage with hood; Canadian, two-wheeled single-seater driving carriage.