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dump truck Syllabification: dump truck
Pronunciation: /ˈdəmp ˈˌtrək/

Definition of dump truck in English:


North American
A truck with a body that tilts or opens at the back for unloading.
Example sentences
  • The dump truck struck the tractor trailer while traveling at a speed in excess of 74 k/hr.
  • Designed to convert a pickup truck into a dump truck, the insert product is 32 years old and costs around $2,300.
  • As the van was passing the car, a dump truck appeared traveling in the opposite direction and the two vehicles were unable to avoid a collision.
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