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dump trucknoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK dumper truck)
a ​largetruck for ​transportingheavy loads, with a back ​part that can be ​raised at one end so that ​itscontentsfall out
(Definition of dump truck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dump trucknoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʌmp ˌtrʌk/
a truck with an ​opencontainer at the back that can be ​raised at an ​angle so that ​itsloadfalls out
(Definition of dump truck from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dump truck”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自卸车,翻斗车…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自卸車,翻斗車…
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