from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A heavy-duty truck having a bed that tilts backward to dump loose material.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun a truck, usually with an open top, the carrying bopdy of which can be tilted so as to emptied its contents without handling.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun a heavy
truck, for carrying loose, bulk cargo, having a hingedbed that allows the contents to be unloadedonto the ground
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity
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