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bulldozernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʊlˌdəʊ.zər/ us   /ˈbʊlˌdoʊ.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
(Definition of bulldozer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bulldozernoun [C]

us   /ˈbʊlˌdoʊ·zər/
a heavy vehicle with a large blade in front used for moving dirt and rocks and making the ground level
bulldoze
verb [T] us   /ˈbʊl·doʊz/
Several homes will have to be bulldozed to make room for the highway expansion.
(Definition of bulldozer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bulldozer”
in Vietnamese xe ủi đất…
in Spanish buldózer, máquina excavadora, bulldozer…
in Malaysian jentolak…
in Thai รถแทรกเตอร์เกลี่ยดิน…
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 Indonesian traktor perata tanah…
in Polish spychacz…
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