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dump truck

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Definition of dump truck in English:

noun

North American
A dumper truck.
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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