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milk float Line breaks: milk float

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Definition of milk float in English:


An open-sided van, typically powered by electricity, that is used for delivering milk to houses.
Example sentences
  • He then used his milk float to try to ram the car as it drove away towards Coxtie Green Road.
  • Following the milk float was a convoy vehicle, which we believe was a newish black Volkswagen Golf or similar.
  • Having decided as a young boy that he rather fancied becoming a milkman, Glenister could have ended up with a milk float.
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