trailer truck


trailer truck
trailer trucks
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A trailer truck is a truck or lorry that is made in two or more sections which are joined together by metal bars, so that the vehicle can turn more easily. [AM]
(in BRIT, usually use articulated lorry)

English dictionary. 2008.

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