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English definition of “truck”

truck

noun (VEHICLE)    /trʌk/
B1 [C] (UK also lorry) a large road vehicle that is used for transporting large amounts of goods : The road was completely blocked by an overturned truck. a truck driver → See also dumper truck, forklift (truck), pickup truckTrucks, vans and caravans [C] UK (US car) a part of a train that is used for carrying goods or animals : Hundreds of refugees were herded into cattle trucks for the gruelling ten-hour journey .Trains and parts of trains
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