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bulldozer

noun [C] uk   /ˈbʊlˌdəʊ.zər/ us    /-ˌdoʊ.zɚ/
a heavy vehicle with a large blade in front, used for pushing earth and stones away and for making areas of ground flat at the same time
Translations of “bulldozer”
in Spanish máquina excavadora, bulldozer…
in French bouteur…
in German der Bulldozer…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推土機…
in Russian бульдозер…
in Turkish buldozer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推土机…
in Polish spychacz…
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