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truckload

noun [C]     /ˈtrʌk.ləʊd/ US  /-loʊd/
the amount of something that can be carried by a truck: Truckloads of rice have been brought in to the areas affected by drought. Donations of food and medicines have been arriving by the truckload all week.Informal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volume
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