an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
Syn: ↑truck
Derivationally related forms: ↑truck (for: ↑truck)
Hypernyms: ↑motor vehicle, ↑automotive vehicle
Part Meronyms: ↑bumper, ↑roof, ↑stabilizer bar, ↑anti-sway bar, ↑tailgate, ↑tailboard

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
: an automotive truck for transporting freight

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • panel truck — noun Date: 1937 a small motortruck with a fully enclosed body …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stake body — noun Date: 1907 an open motortruck body consisting of a platform with upright sticks inserted along the outside edges to retain a load …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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