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tachograph

noun [C] uk   /ˈtæk.ə.ɡræf/ /-ɡrɑːf/ us    /-ɡræf/
a machine inside a vehicle such as a truck that records speed, distance travelled, and stopping periods, used to control the driver's legal hours of work
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