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English definition of “float”

float

noun [C] (VEHICLE)    /fləʊt/ US  /floʊt/
a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals: carnival floatsCarnival, fairground and circusTrucks, vans and caravans
(Definition of float noun (VEHICLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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